The suspect broke into a home on the 1000 block of Alberta Avenue at 4:45 a.m. Saturday, Oceanside Police Sgt. Ignacio Lopez said.
“The suspect broke into the home through an unlocked front door,” Lopez said. “Investigators said the man fled the home and was last seen walking westbound on Alberta Avenue.”
The man was described as a white man with a pale complexion and short brown hair, 5-feet, 7-inches tall and 160 pounds, Lopez said. The man was wearing a black shirt and khaki pants.
The extent of the woman’s injuries were unknown.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Oceanside Police Department at 760-435-4580.