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SEATTLE -- Seattle Police report four attacks on women in North Seattle since this weekend, with two coming near Green Lake.

On Tuesday morning, women running at the popular park found safety in numbers and police officers drove along the jogging path in their patrol car.

These extra safety measures come after two attacks on women near Green Lake over the weekend. Two attacks took place in other NorthSeattle locations.

Police officers released information that a woman was attacked early Sunday after she got off of work in the Tangletown neighborhood. It wasn't reported until late Monday.

The first attack took place near 1st Avenue North and Northeast 117th Street on Friday night around 7 p.m. A woman walking home from Northgate Mall was pulled into the bushes and sexually assaulted.

Early Sunday morning, a woman was walking home from a bar on the 2200 block of North 56th Street when a man tackled her from behind. The suspect followed her, but she was able to fight off the attacker and get away.

The victim told police she noticed a man watching her as she left the bar. A few minutes later, she noticed the same man following her.

Sunday night, a third woman was attacked near Northwest 85th Street and 3rd Avenue Northwest. A man tried to force her into a white van, but she got away.

The most recent attack was Monday morning near Greenlake Avenue. A woman on the outer jogging path was able to fight off her attacker after a bicyclists heard her screaming.

In all four attacks the suspect got away.

Police describe the suspect from Sunday morning's attack as a thin white male in his late 20's, 5 foot, 9 inches tall and 160 pounds with short brown hair. He was wearing a red plaid shirt and blue jeans.

Police say that nothing at this time indicates that the suspect described in the attack on Sunday is responsible for the other recent attacks, but investigators are looking into that possibility.
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