Police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed and raped an 85-year-old woman.
The incident took place around 3am on Saturday morning in Marabella.
The victim told police she was asleep when she was awakened by a loud crashing noise and saw a strange man in her bedroom.
The man sexually assaulted her, police were told.
The victim attempted to escape and the suspect began choking the 85-year-old woman until she stopped struggling.
When the suspect went to another room looking for valuables, the victim fled the scene and ran to a neighbour’s home.