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Stranger breaks in, touches Imperial Beach woman in her sleep

Posted at 5:27 PM, Sep 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-03 20:27:31-04

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. (KGTV) - A person broke into an Imperial Beach woman’s home and touched her while she slept, Sheriff’s Department officials said Tuesday.

Deputies responded to the sexual battery report in the 1300 block of Hemlock Avenue about 5 a.m. Tuesday.

The woman woke up to find the stranger touching her. The person left and she contacted the Sheriff’s Department, officials said.

Investigators believe the person broke in through an open bedroom window by removing the screen.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Department at 858-565-5200.