BOULDER, Colo. – Police in Boulder have arrested a man in connection with a sexual assault and burglary.
According to police, Brandon Lee Heginger, 22, faces charges of sexual assault, first-degree burglary and theft for the crime that occurred on April 13 in the 1000 block of Grandview Avenue sometime between 2:30 a.m. and 4:30 a.m.
“The female victim told police that she was home asleep in her bed when she awoke to an unknown male touching her inappropriately,” Kim Kobel with Boulder police said in a statement. “She confronted the male and the male left the residence.”
Kobel said Heginger is also accused of taking a laptop and cash. Police located the laptop at Heginger’s home in Lakewood last Friday after executing a search warrant. He was arrested by Lakewood police.
“Detectives interviewed Heginger, who admitted that after a night of partying with friends he randomly chose the victim’s home, broke into it and sexually assaulted her,” Kobel said.
Additional Information From Boulder Police
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Jeremy Frenzen at 303-441-1890. Those who have information but wish to remain anonymous may contact the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or 1-800-444-3776. Tips can also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at www.crimeshurt.com. Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and filing of charges on a suspect(s) may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 from Crime Stoppers.