Sheriff: Stranger rapes woman in her home

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BENTON COUNTY, Wash. -- A woman told Benton County sheriff's deputies she was sexually assaulted early Wednesday morning. It happened at the Kelley’s Estates Mobile Home Park in Finley.

The woman told deputies she heard a knock on the door around 2:00 a.m. and answered it. She said a man she didn't know forced his way into her home, sexually assaulted her and then fled.

The man's face and head were covered, deputies said.

If anyone has information that may be of assistance to the Sheriff’s Office regarding the assault they can contact the Benton County Sheriff’s Office Detectives Division at (509) 735-6555 or after business hours by calling the non-emergency number for dispatch at (509) 628-0333.