A woman was beaten and sexually battered in her own bed early Sunday morning.
Collier County deputies say a Hispanic male broke into a house along the north side of Golden Gate Parkway around 4 a.m.
The woman was asleep in her bed when the man began beating and sexually battering her.
Deputies say the male is balding, 5'6", with a muscular build. He was shirtless and wearing baggy gym shorts during the attack.
Investigators say the community should be vigilant and always remember to lock their doors and report anything that looks suspicious.
Deputies say the investigation is ongoing and will provide updates as they become available.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Collier County Sheriff’s Office at 239-252-9300, or if you wish to remain anonymous and eligible for a reward call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).