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UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KTVI) – A 35-year-old St. Louis man  is locked up.  He is accused of attacking a woman in  University City last month.

Anthony Benson  is charged with  kidnapping and is being held in University City on  $75,000 cash only bond.

Police say on October 13th Benson grabbed a female jogger from behind and put his hand over her mouth. She was jogging on Forsyth road. The woman bit his hand and got away.