Man charged in Foster Beach sex assault attempt

September 22, 2010 2:59:11 PM PDT
Chicago police say a Good Samaritan who heard screams coming from a restroom at the Foster Avenue Beach took action to prevent a sexual assault.Joseph Mbatchou, 29, is charged with attempted criminal sexual assault for an incident Tuesday at the Foster Avenue Beach. He allegedly tapped a woman on the shoulder in the women's washroom, punched her in the face and dragged her into a stall.

Police say another man heard her screams, went into the bathroom and was able to push the suspect away.