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Police: Woman awakened by intruder groping her
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SACRAMENTO, CA - A suspect has been identified in the attempted rape of a Sacramento woman while she was sleeping, say police.

Investigators were looking for Johnta Lexus Waters, 20, on suspicion of entering the victim's home on Friday, Oct. 12, at approximately 1:20 a.m. and groping her, said Officer Michele Gigante.

The victim's screaming scared off the attacker.

Gigante said Waters, who has ties to south Sacramento, is wanted for attempted rape and burglary.

Anyone with information about Waters' whereabouts was urged to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357) or text in a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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