SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) – Deputies are looking for a burglar who reportedly sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl inside a south Sacramento home.
The incident happened around 11 a.m. Wednesday at a home near 40th Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department says the suspect got into the home through a window and started stealing items. He then found a 12-year-old girl inside a bedroom and allegedly started to sexually assault her.
Deputies say the girl fought back and the suspect soon took off. He was last seen making his way over a fence.
A perimeter was set up, but deputies came up empty.
Detectives say the suspect is an Asian or Hispanic man about 20-years-old, 5’11’ with a thin build, and had shoulder length black hair and a goatee.
Anyone with information relevant to the investigation is asked to call detectives at (916) 874-5115.