Cops: Woman was not sexually assaulted on Red Line train

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Police say a woman who claimed that she was sexually assaulted while riding a CTA Red Line train near the Uptown neighborhood were “unfounded.”

The woman walked into Mercy Hospital and Medical Center about 11 p.m. on June 16 and said she was sexually assaulted by a 35-year-old man, police said.

The woman kept changing her story to detectives and there was no video footage to back her claim, police said.

Further details were not available.

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