Posted: Oct 1, 2012 12:30 PM by Melissa Canone
Updated: Oct 1, 2012 12:33 PM
The Morgan City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in solving an alleged Aggravated Burglary and Aggravated Rape which occurred in the 900 block of Cottonwood St. early Monday morning.
MCPD received a call at 3:41am, October 1, from a 66-year-old woman who said she was sleeping in her bedroom when she was awakened by an unknown white male man standing over her with a knife. Police say the man forced her to perform sexual acts.
Police say, the suspect entered the residence through a sliding glass patio door in the rear of the residence, after prying open the lock.
Police describe the suspect as a white male, 5'6" in height, 150-175 pounds, wearing a black ski mask with red stitching around the eye holes, dark pants, possibly blue jeans.
MCPD is asking anyone with information in regards to this incident to please contact MCPD detectives at 985-380-4605.