Coeur d’Alene Police detectives are investigating a battery of a 29 year old female that occurred at 9:30 a.m. Sunday in the 6700 block of N. Courcelles Way (Coeur d'Alene Place). The victim stated she was jogging on a dirt road that she described as the east side of the tree line, at the north side of Skyway Elementary, and north of the soccer field. She said she heard someone behind her and started to turn around. She stated a male suspect pushed her from behind. The victim said she fell to the ground and the male grabbed her around the left shoulder and her head, and turned her toward him. The victim said she was able to get on her feet and hit the suspect with her hands several times/Sgt. Christie Wood, Coeur d'Alene Police Department. More here.
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