Winnetka police: Woman attacked in home invasion

May 19, 2011 8:28:55 PM PDT
Winnetka police say a woman was attacked in the north suburb during a home invasion Thursday morning near Sheridan and Scott in the northeast part of town.

The offender entered the home and assaulted a domestic worker who fought him off then fled on foot. The worker was taken to a hospital where she was treated and released.

The suspect is a 6-foot tall, white man who speaks with an accent.