Fairfield Woman Assaulted In Home Burglary; Police Seek Suspect

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The suspect in a home burglary and assault is described as a short, stocky man in his 20s, Fairfield police said.
The suspect in a home burglary and assault is described as a short, stocky man in his 20s, Fairfield police said. Photo Credit: Fairfield Police Department

FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Fairfield police are looking for a suspect in the overnight assault of a woman in her home during a burglary. 

The break-in occurred at a home on Berkeley Road at about 3 a.m. Monday, Sept. 1, police said. They are seeking help from the public in identifying the suspect. 

The woman reported a man entered her home and assaulted her before fleeing, police said. She described her attacker as a short, stocky man in his 20s, police said. He was between 5-foot-2 and 5-foot-6 with dark spiky hair, and light-colored eyes, police said. She believed he had some facial acne, and spoke with a Spanish accent, police said.

The victim did not see or hear a vehicle leave the scene, police said. 

Berkeley Road is located in the southeast section of town near Tunxis Hill Park.

Anyone who can identify the subject from the sketch or has additional information about the case is asked to contact the Detective Bureau at 203-254-4840. Anonymous Text a Tips can be sent to police at  274637.

"No information, however seemingly insignificant it may seem, should be overlooked," police said in a statement.

No further information was provided by police on the case. 

 

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