Female jogger attacked in Ventnor, New Jersey; man, 18, in custody
VENTNOR, N.J. - April 29, 2013 (WPVI) -- Ventnor Police have arrested a man they say attacked a female jogger Sunday night.
18-year-old Allis Chalmers of Ventnor is charged with Criminal Restraint, Criminal Attempt Sexual Contact and Simple Assault.
The 22-year-old victim told police her attacker grabbed her from behind and tried to choke her after 10:00 p.m. Sunday.
Investigators say she was able to scratch him, break free and run to the nearby Regency Towers Condominium to call police.
Chalmers was picked up by officers within a few minutes of the attack.
He is being held in lieu of $50,000 cash bail.
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