Female victim said man followed her into her home from the back yard.

On Sunday at about 8:30 p.m., Middletown Police responded to a report of a sexual assault on Norwalk Way in Willow Grove Mill, Middletown.

The adult female victim reported that an unknown white man followed her into her residence from her back yard. Once inside the residence, the man sexually assaulted her and later fled.

The suspect was described as having a muscular build, about 5’7” to 5’10” tall.

Anyone with any information in this case is asked to call Detective Ronald Davis of the Middletown Police at (302) 379-8196, 376-9950 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-847-3333.