Attempted burglary near Middletown

New Castle County police are investigating an attempted burglary near Middletown.

It happened around 9:48 a.m. on Tuesday at a home on the 1100 block of Bohemia Road.

Police say a woman saw a man standing in the frame of the front door and confronted him.

The man assaulted the woman and then fled, but police say the woman was not injured.

Anyone with information can call New Castle County police or CrimeStoppers.

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