On Friday at approximately 12:15 a.m., Lafayette Police responded to an apartment complex in the 300 block of West University Avenue regarding a burglary. A 27-year-old woman entered her apartment and was attacked by a man waiting inside. The victim fought the man until he ran from the apartment on foot. The woman received minor injuries from the struggle.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5’00” to 5’05” tall, approximately 120 pounds and wearing a baseball cap. It is believed that the man was able to gain access to the apartment by a window.
Lafayette Police are asking anyone with information about the incident or the identity of the suspect to call the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.