Police: Victim Concocted Assault Story

Jamestown Police have determined that a reported assault in the city this morning did not occur.

Police determined the female victim from the incident concocted her story due to an emotional issue she suffered. Police said the woman will undergo a mental health evaluation and that the investigation into the reported incident is closed.

Police previously reported an unknown white male attacked a female jogger at 4:40 this morning as she jogged along the walkway behind Chautauqua Brick on West Harrison Street in the city – robbing the victim of her iPod and her engagement ring and threatening her with a knife.