Investigation of Assault in Centreville

Police responded to a report of an assault that took place at around 1:40 a.m. Thursday, January 21 in the 13800 block of Rampant Lion Court in Centreville.

A resident of the home heard a knock at her door and a male voice calling for help. She answered the door and allowed him to enter her home.

At some point, the man allegedly sexually assaulted her, injured her, and fled. The victim was transported to a hospital and is in non-life threatening condition.

Detectives from the Major Crimes Division are investigating the case.