12/03/2014 01:34 pm ET Updated Dec 03, 2014

Man Allegedly Punched Woman On Chicago Train After She Refused To Give Him Her Number

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Story by Erica Demarest, courtesy DNAinfo Chicago:

COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE — When a Bridgeport woman riding the "L" refused to give a man her phone number Monday, he followed her to another train car before putting her in a headlock and trying to steal her phone, prosecutors and witnesses said.

The incident unfolded shortly before 9 p.m. Monday when Denzel Rosson, 24, asked a 21-year-old woman to give him her number, according to Assistant State's Attorney Lorraine Scaduto.

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