Northern Territory Police are calling for witnesses following an unlawful entry in Coconut Grove overnight.
Just before 1am, an unknown man has allegedly unlawfully entered a residence on Musgrave Crescent. While inside, the man has gone into a bedroom and allegedly indecently assaulted a woman during her sleep.
The woman has awoken and confronted the man before the offender fled the scene.
The man is described as being Aboriginal and wearing basketball pants with no shirt, a baseball cap and curly dark hair coming out the sides.
Police are calling for any witnesses in the area who may have information or dash came footage in relation to the matter to contact Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. Please quote reference number 9815707.