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The Montgomery Journal, Rockville, MD, 5/13/92

Wednesday, July 1, 1992

Out jogging one morning, a Silver Spring, Md., woman was grabbed from behind and wrestled to a secluded spot. Once there, a teenager tried to rape the woman, but she fought back and managed to escape when her asailant slipped and fell. The woman flagged a ride home and told her husband, who grabbed a gun and jumped into his car. The man spotted the would-be-rapist near the assault scene and held him for police.

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