An investigation continues after a woman reported to police in LaPorte that she had been sexually assaulted and battered by a local man she knew and had been out with earlier in the morning. LaPorte Police report officers were dispatched at 4:11am Tuesday for a woman screaming for help. Upon arrival, officers observed a 27 year old LaPorte woman standing at the intersection of Philadelphia and East Jefferson Avenue, covered in blood, with a swollen face, and several facial lacerations. The woman was taken to I-U Health LaPorte for treatment.
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