Ann Arundel County, Maryland police say a woman told them that she was dragged into the woods along the Ritchie Highway and raped.
A woman called them around 3:30 pm. She told investigators that, at about 2:30 pm, she was walking south along 6300 Ritchie Street when a man grabbed her by the arm and forced her into the woods.
The victim tried to respond, but the man told her he had a weapon and threatened her life. Then the man sexually assaulted the woman and fled, according to the police.
Police searched the area but did not find the suspect. The Ann Arundel County Police Department asks for public help. Investigators say there was a lot of traffic in the area at the time of the attack and that someone might have seen something.