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Mother indecently assaulted by intruder while sleeping

Mother indecently assaulted by intruder while sleeping
A Perth woman has allegedly been assaulted by a home intruder while her five-year-old son was sleeping in the room next door.
Police say the 30-year-old woke up to find a man leaning over her at her Herdsman Parade home in Wembley about 12.30am today.
He allegedly indecently assaulted her, but she managed to free herself and call out before the man ran away from the unit through a rear door.
A Perth woman has allegedly been assaulted by a home intruder while her five-year-old son was sleeping in the room next door. (9News)
The man is described as aged between 40 and 50, wearing blue pants, a dark jumper with a white strip across the front, white shoes and a dark beanie. (Supplied)
"They showed me how he got in and how he went through. It was a well-planned thing," a neighbour told 9News.
The man is described as aged between 40 and 50, wearing blue pants, a dark jumper with a white strip across the front, white shoes and a dark beanie.
Anyone with information about the aggravated home burglary, including dash-cam or CCTV footage of the area between midnight and 1am, is asked to contact Crime Stoppers.