A Taylorsville woman told deputy sheriffs she was raped over the weekend as she was walking near her home.

The 41-year-old woman said she was walking home from work in the area of 3400 South and 700 West when a man ran up behind her and grabbed her. He then dragged her to the rear of a building in the area, a Salt Lake County sheriff's report stated.The assailant wrapped the woman's sweater around her face, forced her to the ground and then raped her, the report said.