By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police have made an arrest in an attempted rape in East Harlem.

The incident happened Wednesday evening near East 131st Street and Harlem River Drive.

According to police, 33-year-old Jolart Wilson grabbed a 40-year-old woman, threw her to the ground, pulled down her pants and tried to rape her.

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Police say the woman fought back and Wilson ran off.

Wilson was arrested Friday and is facing multiple charges.

The victim suffered minor injuries. She was taken to a local hospital, where she was treated and released.

CBSNewYork Team