Police in Athens are looking for a man, they say assaulted a woman, while burglarizing her home.

The homeowner says Eric Brown smashed through a glass window in the early morning hours on Saturday.

She had fallen asleep in the living room, and awoke to Brown standing over her, she alleges Brown tried to assault her and a fight broke out.

During the fight, the victim attempted to call 911, Brown snatched the phone out of her hand, but saw that the number had already connected, and fled the scene on foot.

Police have taken out warrants on Brown for aggravated burglary and domestic assault.