Police looking for man who attacked woman running on Metro trail

Posted at 8:15 PM, Dec 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-22 21:15:38-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Police need your help to find a man who attacked a woman running on a trail in West Nashville Monday afternoon.

Police say the woman was running on a trail at the West Park Greenway off Morrow Road when she was attacked by a man, who hit her with a blunt object as she passed him.

The 34-year-old victim told police the man then grabbed her from behind. She was able to push the man away and run toward a nearby community center where help was called.

Police say the woman's attacker was wearing dirty jeans and a black face mask. He is close to six feet tall and weighs about 150 lbs.

Anyone with information about the man is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.