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Woman raped near City Park, police say

The victim reported being sexually assaulted near the intersection of Wisner Street and Filmore Ave. (FOX 8 photo) The victim reported being sexually assaulted near the intersection of Wisner Street and Filmore Ave. (FOX 8 photo)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating an aggravated rape near City Park.

The incident was reported around 4:40 a.m. Tuesday. 

Police say that the victim, a 37-year-old woman, was found in a grassy area. She reported being sexually assaulted near the intersection of Wisner Street and Filmore Avenue, which is near the City Park driving range.

Officers have released little information at this time.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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