According to the Mobile Police Department, a woman was forced into her midtown home Thursday afternoon and raped by an unknown assailant.

Mohawk Street Though details were withheld, the MPD said the victim, a 39-year-old woman, was forced into her home on Mohawk Street and raped after she was approached in her yard by an unknown man.

The suspect left the scene, and police are still working to identify and capture him. No information has been provided about his physical appearance, but Lagniappe has requested that information.

The victim was transported to Providence Hospital, where police first responded to the report Thursday afternoon around 4 p.m.

The house in question was located on the 300 block of Mohawk Street, which is near Murphy High School. More information on the sexual assault will be released once it is made public by the Mobile Police Department.