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Woman attacked while sleeping in home

Posted at 1:23 PM, Aug 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-05 13:25:29-04

A woman says three people allegedly broke into her home while she was sleeping and punched her in the face, according to the Lee County Sheriff's Office.

It happened on Monday at her Bonita Springs home.

The woman told deputies the suspects woke her up asking for money.

One of the suspects punched her in the face and pulled out some of her hair.

32-year-old Priscilla Ortiz and 24-year-old Jose Huerta were arrested and charged with burglary and battery. A third possible suspect has not been identified.