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Jogger fights off attacker in Roseville park

A runner fought off an attacker at a Roseville park Wednesday morning, according to police.

The jogger was in Summerhill Park, near Washington Boulevard and Roseville Parkway, about 5:30 a.m. Wednesday when a white or Hispanic man about 5 feet 11 inches tall, with a medium build, attacked her.

The attacker, described as wearing black clothing, including a black, hooded sweatshirt, was last seen running toward Washington Boulevard. Anyone with information is asked to call (916) 774-5000, ext. 1.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.