Police in Yorktown search for man who tried to grab a woman on her bike

Police in Yorktown are searching for a man who apparently tried to grab a woman riding her bike on the North County Trailway Tuesday.

Police say a 37-year-old woman was riding her bike on the North County Trailway when she was approached by a man on foot. He spoke to her in Spanish and when she tried to ride away, the man grabbed her bike. Police say the woman used pepper spray on the man and he ran off.

Police are asking anyone with information on the incident to call the Westchester Police Department at 914-864-7890.

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