City News Service
An unidentified intruder confronted a University City resident in her apartment Monday afternoon 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.