Police: Man entered home, attempted sexual assault

Police: Man entered home, attempted sexual assault
(Source: Odessa Police Department)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - The Odessa Police Department has made an arrest in connection with a burglary and sexual assault investigation.

Jose Arnoldo, 26, has been charged with burglary of a habitation with intent to commit sexual assault.

The assault was first reported to authorities on Nov. 3, 2017. The investigation into the case revealed that a 33-year-old woman was sleeping in her residence and woke up to find a male subject lying in bed and sexually assaulting her.

The suspect fled the scene after the victim began screaming at him, this according to a press release.

The investigation also revealed the suspect made his way into the residence through a kitchen window. He was later identified as Sanchez.

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