Woman attacked on bike path in The Woodlands

THE WOODLANDS, Texas – Sheriff's deputies in The Woodlands need your help in the search for the person responsible for an attack on a bike path.

A woman was walking along a path near Creekwood Park Tuesday night when a man started up a conversation with her. She said she tried to walk away when he grabbed her, pulled her down by the hair and then assaulted her.

The woman fought off her attacker, ran home and called police.

The man was last seen riding a BMX bicycle. He told the woman his name was Michael and that he was a freshman at Lone Star Community College. 

He is described as a clean-shaven white man about 6 feet tall. He was wearing a black and orange hat, black skinny jeans and a jacket.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to a $1,000 cash reward for information leading to an arrest or indictment of a felony crime. Call 800-392-STOP (7867) or visit the Montgomery County Crime Stoppers website at  www.montgomerycountycrimestoppers.org.