A woman identified as a Wilmington, Delaware, resident who shared her story of an attack that occurred while on vacation saw the post go viral Thursday. 

Tammy Lawrence-Daley said she was on vacation at an all-inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic when she was grabbed from behind, dragged into an unlocked maintenance room, and physically assaulted. 

Her story appears as a post on Facebook with a warning for women traveling alone, especially in unfamiliar areas, to always be aware of their surroundings and try not to walk around alone:  

WDEL has reached out for comment.