A man has been charged with trying to sexually assault a woman Friday afternoon in the Lincoln Park neighborhood on the North Side.

Keith Thomas, 34, is charged with one felony count each of attempted criminal sexual assault by force, kidnapping by force or threat of force and aggravated battery, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

Keith Thomas | Chicago Police

Thomas grabbed the 30-year-old woman by the neck about 1:20 p.m. and tried to sexually assault her in the 400 block of West Armitage and dragged her into an alley, police said.

A judge Monday denied bail for Thomas, who lives in west suburban Oak Park. He’s due back in court Aug. 24.