CONROE, Texas - Conroe Police are investigating after a 71-year-old woman was allegedly sexually assaulted Thursday at her apartment complex.

Police responded to the scene around 6 p.m. Thursday at the Arella Forest at Woodland apartment complex on FM 1488. They say the resident of the senior living community was working in her garage when a man approached her. She told police the man forced himself on her, and a sexual assault occurred.

The suspect is described as a black male, skinny build with a goatee, a dark blue shirt and dark pants.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact Detective Minchew with Conroe Police at (936) 522-3329 or dispatch at (936) 522-3200 and refer to case number 18040413.