Police seek man in Airdrie sexual assault

Police are looking for a man who broke into an Airdrie home in late June and assaulted a woman who was asleep on a sofa.

Suspect broke into home and assaulted woman before fleeing

RCMP in Airdrie are looking for a man who broke into a home and assaulted a sleeping woman on June 28.

Officers were called to a home where several young women were staying. One woman, who was asleep on a sofa, said she was assaulted by an unknown man who had broken into the home.

She said she fought him off and he fled out the back door.

The assailant is described as a thin, white male in his late 30s with dark hair and a short beard.