Woman able to escape from rape attempt
State police are searching for a man who forced a 37-year-old Sykesville woman into a wooded area off an Oklahoma Park ball field and attempted to rape her about 3:50 p.m. Monday.
Investigators said the assailant approached the victim in the area between Oklahoma Road and Hemlock Drive.
They said the woman was able to escape, but details were not available.
The woman was not injured, police said.