Police: Man picked up date, tried to put bag over her head

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS NEWS) -- Police say an 18-year-old Connecticut woman who met a man on a dating website was able to escape when he and a man in the back seat of his car tried to put a bag over her head.

The Hartford Courant reports the man picked her up Thursday and another man was in the backseat.

Police say the victim told officers the group drove to an area of Keney Park in Hartford.

That's where the men allegedly assaulted her and tried to put the bag over her head.

Police say she was able to fight them off and run away, leaving one of her shoes behind in the park. Police say the victim was taken to Hartford Hospital.

The suspects haven't been located. Police believe they were driving a tan Toyota.

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