Woman tied up in violent home invasion

A woman was tied up in a violent home invasion in southwest Harris County.

September 22, 2010 9:44:22 AM PDT
Harris County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a man who they say tied up a woman at a home in southwest Harris County. It happened around 11pm at a home off Garden Grove near W. Hampton. A woman was home alone when she says a man entered over a patio wall. She says the man hit her over the head, and then tied her up.

The woman was able to send a text message to her boyfriend for help. The intruder got away. Deputies say nothing inside the home was taken.

The incident remains under investigation.