The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the assistance of the public in solving a Home Invasion and Attempted Sexual Assault case. It occurred last Thursday night aroudn 9:05 on Carmen Street in Punta Gorda. The victim told investigators that she answered a knock on her door and was confronted by a dark skinned black male, about 25 years old, 6-feet tall with a medium build. The suspect was wearing white gym type shorts, white lace up sneakers and a dark colored windbreaker type jacket with a hood, with possible pockets on the upper front. The suspect attempted to sexually assault the victim without success and demanded money. An unspecified amount of cash was taken. The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is encouraging you to contact their Major Crimes Unit if you have any information on this incident.