BELLOWS FALLS -- The State Police is investigating an attempted assault which took place at the local high school, Monday night.

According to police, a woman was running at the Bellows Falls Union High School at about 8:30 p.m. when an unknown male grabbed her by the wrist. The man pulled the woman toward him a few times, but let go after she screamed.

After letting her go, the man ran into the woods.

The State Police are following leads and is asking anyone with information to contact Trooper Eric Vitali at 802-875-2112.