A woman escaped a would be-rapist Friday morning in the quarter of Gros Islet.
According to residents of the area, the woman was walking along the road about 6.15 am when she noticed a ‘dark guy’ walking behind her.
The woman quickened her pace, whereupon the man is reported to have done the same, whipping out his penis and running after his intended victim, St Lucia Times was informed.
The female began running and screaming for help, whereupon the man vanished into some bushes as a vehicle approached.
The police were summoned and are on the hunt for the culprit, it was reported.