Chicago police were questioning a man following a sexual assault on a woman this morning in the city's Chatham neighborhood.
The 23-year-old woman was attacked at about 12:15 a.m. in the 200 block of
East 87th Street.
Early reports indicate that the attacker first attempted to rob the woman at
gunpoint before sexually assaulting her then fleeing on foot. The
woman's husband called 911 to the assault.
Officers in the area quickly took the man into custody and were questioning
him at Area South headquarters.
The woman was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital for treatment