At three o'clock on Saturday night, police received a warning about an attempted rape in central Katrinholm. A woman was assaulted by a man, but the attempted rape was stopped by a witness.
– A woman was probably assaulted by an unknown man while she was on her way home. In connection with the attempted rape, he yells and the witness interferes, said RLC officer Kristian Malzoff of the police.
The woman was taken to the hospital after being attacked in Katrinholm
He says the culprit managed to escape. But the police came to his place quickly and managed to arrest the man. Police have blocked the scene and a technical investigation will be conducted.
"We're looking for a technician right now," says Cristian Malzoff.
The woman was taken to the hospital by ambulance, and the man was arrested for attempted rape.