SAN DIEGO (CNS) - An unidentified intruder confronted a University City resident in her apartment Monday and choked her before fleeing, authorities reported.
The woman reported the home-invasion assault in the 7600 block of Palmilla Drive shortly before 2:30 p.m., according to San Diego police.
She described the assailant as a roughly 5-foot-5-inch man in his 20s with a shaved head and wearing a red shirt.
Medics took the victim to a hospital for an evaluation, police said.
According to Scripps Ranch residents, for weeks they've been waking up to deep scrapes and scratches that someone keyed in their vehicles, and on Sunday an arrest was made in connection with the incidents.
The summits of Birch Hill and Palomar Mountain saw a dusting of snow by midday Monday, and other San Diego County mountains and valleys experienced less than a quarter-inch of rain.
A man accused of carrying out an armed robbery in the Mountain View area was place under arrest Monday.
A woman was seriously hurt after a car driven by a 52-year-old man veered off a road and onto a sidewalk Sunday in the Valencia Park area, police said.
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A son called police after discovering the bodies of his parents Sunday inside their home in Vista, according to the San Diego County Sheriff's Department.
The San Diego Gulls team-record-tying eight-game winning streak ended Monday with a 5-2 loss to the Ontario Reign at Ontario.
Some public facilities will be closed Monday in observance of Presidents Day and the Metropolitan Transit System will offer reduced service.