MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Coral Springs police detectives are looking for a man accused of forcing himself inside an elderly woman’s residence on Monday night.

Police said it happened at approximately 9 p.m., in the 8400 block of NW 27th Drive, when a man knocked on the woman’s door.

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Authorities said the suspect physically forced his way inside when the woman answered the door.

The suspect then fled the house after a physical struggle, according to authorities.

The man was last seen fleeing the scene of foot. He headed eastbound on NW 27th Street, towards Riverside Drive.

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The suspect is described as being in his mid 20’s, medium build, 5’7-5’9 in height, with dreadlocks and a goatee, police said.

Authorities said the suspect was last seen wearing a hooded sweatshirt and sweatpants.

Police did not say if the suspect got away with anything of value.

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Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Detective Frank Randazzo at (954)346-1262.