LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Winchester Police are investigating after a report of a woman being assaulted by a man in a clown mask.

Police say she was walking on a trail Friday night when she says a man in a clown mask attacked her and tried to drag her into the woods.

Officials say the woman was able to fight him off and escape.

Authorities in Clark County say this is the first clown sighting in the area.

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