Nurse attacked while walking home

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">A hospital nurse walking home was sexually assaulted in Queens. </span></div>
September 4, 2008 6:47:04 AM PDT
A hospital nurse walking home was sexually assaulted in the Woodhaven section of Queens. Eyewitness News is told the woman was attacked near the intersection of 96th Street and 85th Avenue just before 11 p.m.

She was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries. Detectives plan to interview the woman at the hospital. Neighbors said she was walking home from the hospital, where she works as a nurse.

No arrests were immediately made.

Police say the attack is not part of either pattern of sexual assaults that have frightened residents of Southeast Queens.

WEB PRODUCED BY: Lakisha Bostick

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