A 35-year-old Archbold woman declined assistance from police after she was allegedly assaulted Saturday, July 8.
A passerby flagged down police about 7:55 pm. That person reported seeing a woman being assaulted by a man on St. Rt. 2 near Sauder Village.
The police report states the witness told officers the woman was walking toward the village and that “her clothes are all torn and hanging off her.”
An officer located the woman on North Defiance Street.
The report states, “Female was uncooperative and refused treatment and help.”
An investigation is pending.