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Attempted sexual assault in Tyler

By Kelly Hefelfinger - email

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tyler Police need your help finding a man who pushed his way into a woman's apartment and reportedly tried to sexually assault her.

Police say Monday afternoon, a man wearing all black clothing, gloves, and a ski mask knocked on the woman's door at the Waterford Park apartments on Paluxy.

Officers say the woman tried to defend herself with a kitchen knife, but the man took it away.

He reportedly tried to assault her before she started screaming for help, scaring him off.

If you have any information on this case, call Tyler Police immediately.

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