SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (WKRN) – Police in Springfield is investigating a sexual assault that reportedly occurred early Monday morning.
The 27-year-old victim reported to police that someone broke into her home located on 16th Avenue E.S. around Midnight and sexually assaulted her.
Police initially reported the victim knew her assailant, though late Monday they said they are unsure if that claim is indeed true.
Evidence has been sent to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
Anyone with information on the incident is urged to call Springfield police at 615-384-8422.