MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Authorities say a juvenile male was taken into custody Tuesday in connection to an assault last week of a woman walking on a Hopkins trail.

The Hopkins Police Department says the boy was arrested in the city. However, no other information about the child is being released due to his age.

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(credit: Hopkins Police Department)

The arrest stemmed from an assault Thursday evening on the LRT trail. The woman reported that someone approached her on a bicycle, followed her onto the trail north of 2nd Street Northeast and east of Highway 169.

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The suspect assaulted the woman, but she was able to escape and get help.

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Authorities later released doorbell surveillance footage of the suspect when asking the public to help identify him.