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The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a report that a man armed with a knife sexually battered a woman on Spencer Drive Wednesday morning.

The victim told authorities that the assault happened after she answered her front door and a tall black male wearing a black jacket and ski mask pushed his way in and attacked her.

OCSO deputies were called to the scene around 6:20 a.m. An active investigation is underway.

Anyone with information is asked to call the OCSO at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS. ###

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