The Kennebec County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a home invasion at a Riva Ridge Road home in Vassalboro this (May 28) morning.

Police say the woman heard a knock at her door and was attacked immediately by an armed man demanding prescription pain killers. According to WABI, she was reportedly struck several times in the face. The attacker fled once she gave him medication.

The suspect is described as a white male, thin, and wearing a hooded sweat shirt and baggy jeans. He also had a black and white bandana covering his face.

If you have any information, please contact the Kennebec County Sheriff’s Office at 623-3591.