A girl woke up to discover a home invader touching her leg in her gated community home in Agoura Hills Friday.
The man is believed to have got into the house on the 29000 block of Silver Creek Road through an unlocked patio door at around 5 a.m. Friday, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department spokesman said.
Investigators said when the 14-year-old opened her eyes the man motioned for her to stay quiet. Instead she screamed and the man ran from the home,
"From what we understand right now, the suspect did lay a hand on the child's leg," Sgt. Matthew Dunn said.
The suspect ultimately fled the scene in a white or light-colored Jeep Cherokee with tinted mirrors.
Investigators have released a sketch of the man, who is aged between 25 and 30-years-old, around 5’07” tall, weighed about 150 pounds and had short dark hair.
Anyone with information can contact detectives on 818 878-1808 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers on 800-222-8477.