Woman raped in Little Italy apartment, police say

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The young woman told police she woke up to find the man on top of her. (Myles Miller)

LITTLE ITALY, Manhattan – A young woman coming home from a night out was raped in her Little Italy bedroom early Wednesday, police said.

The woman, in her 20s, took a cab home and got out near Grand and Mulberry streets around 4 a.m., she told police.  She later awoke in her bedroom to find a man on top of her, raping her, she said.

The suspect, who she described as being in his 20s, fled the apartment.

She was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment and released.

No arrests have been made.

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