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SPARKS, NV - Sparks police are investigating a report that an elderly Sparks resident was attacked inside her home, sexually assaulted and then robbed. The attack happened Friday night between 7:30 and 8pm near the 1600 block of I Street.
The victim says after she returned home for the night she was attacked in her bedroom. The person who apparently entered her a apartment through a window had been lying in wait. The victim described the suspect as a male Hispanic in his mid-twenties to early thirties with a heavy Spanish accent and dark hair. The suspect was described as wearing blue jeans with a possible logo on the back pocket or pockets and a dark jacket.
After assaulting the victim he reportedly robbed her of an undisclosed amount of money and ran off. Sparks police are asking anyone with information to call them or Secret Witness at 322-4900.
Secret Witness is offering a reward in the amount of $2,000.00 for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the attacker.