Rape Victim Speaks Out: 'i'm Not Ashamed. A Crime Is A Crime'

Alexandria Clarke, 22, was sitting under a CTA bus shelter in the Rogers Park neighborhood about 2 p.m. when a man took the seat next to her, authorities said. Suddenly, he grabbed her throat and told her to take a walk with him, she said.

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