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Man accused of attempted sexual assault

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A man was arrested overnight after police say he tried to sexually assault a woman.

Officers were called to the 2200 block of Sable Chase Dr. shortly before 1:00 Monday morning when someone reported that a woman had knocked on their door, saying she had just been sexually assaulted at a house down the street.

After further investigation, police found out the woman was at Michael Clennan's house for about an hour before the incident happened. The woman told police Clennan became aggressive and tried to force himself on her.

After a short struggle, the woman was able to get away. She ran to a neighboring house and called police.

Clennan was taken into custody. He faces several charges, including attempted sexual assault.

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