08/14/2011 12:44 pm ET Updated Oct 14, 2011

Prosecutor: Kidnapping Victim Bit Assailant Until He Let Her Go

A 37-year-old woman scratched, punched and bit her assailant until he gave up trying to kidnap her from a quiet River Forest street Thursday night.

In doing so, the prosecutor told a judge Saturday morning, the woman escaped being beaten, raped and possibly killed.

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