CENTRAL Victoria Sexual Offence and Child Abuse Investigation Team (SOCIT) are investigating a sexual assault that occurred in Kyabram recently.
Investigators have been told a woman opened the front door of her private residence after hearing a knock at the door about 11.30pm on the evening of May 18.
Upon opening the door and following a short conversation with a man, the woman was lured outside of her home where she was sexually assaulted within a couple of metres of her front door.
At the time of the assault, her husband and a number of children were asleep in the home.
Following the assault, the man lit a cigarette and walked away.
The man can be described as being Caucasian in appearance, about 170 centimetres tall and aged in his early 30’s.
He was last seen wearing a beige coloured jumper, blue denim jeans, is believed to smoke ‘rollies’ cigarettes and sports a piercing in his left eyebrow.
Detectives have released an image of a man they believe may be able to assist them with their enquiries.
Anyone with information or who may be able to assist police with their enquiries can contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.