Ithaca Police are looking for a man who they say broke into an apartment and tried to remove a woman’s clothing while she slept.
Cornell Police say around 3 a.m. Sunday, a man entered an apartment in the 300 block of Bryant Avenue in Collegetown. Police say the man tried to remove a sleeping woman’s clothing.
The victim and another person staying there woke up, and the suspect fled.
Police say the victim could only see a silhouette of the man, but they’ve described him as around 6 feet tall, and weighing around 155 pounds.
Ithaca Police are handling the investigation, and are treating it as a burglary and attempted sex offense.