Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are searching for a suspect after a woman was reportedly attacked while walking her dog at the McAlpine Greenway Park.
Police say the attack happened at 6 p.m., when the woman was assaulted and threatened with a knife by an unknown suspect.
Fortunately, the victim was able to escape without any serious injuries after her dog bit the attacker.
CMPD K-9 crews and helicopter units were used to search for the suspect who has not been apprehended yet.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers 704-334-1600.