Woman brutally attacked, left in alley in southwest Detroit

Posted at 12:37 PM, Jul 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-20 17:14:39-04

Detroit police are trying to figure out who brutally attacked a woman and left her for dead on the city's southwest side.

Police say someone passing by found the victim partially clothed in an alley around 6:20 a.m. Wednesday and called police.

We're told the unidentified woman sustained trauma to her face and head. Police say she is currently in extremely critical condition. 

The victim may have been raped and run over by a car, according to police. 

Nearby residents are stunned. 

"I'm just really sad and surprised and shocked that this has happened," said Lisa Milewski. 

If you have any information regarding this incident, please call police.