Lincoln Park man charged in sex assault

July 1, 2009 9:11:43 AM PDT
A Lincoln Park man is charged in connection to the sexual assault of a woman in his home. Chicago police say Robert Allen held the woman against her will during multiple sexual assaults.

The 26-year-old woman told police that Allen attacked her in his home on North Sedgwick. She says he punched and choked her and forced wine down her throat.

The victim reported the attack early Saturday morning. She was treated at a local hospital.