Leroy N.Y.-The search is on for a suspect after a home invasion and sexual assault in the Genesee county Village of Leroy.

 The Leroy Police Department says that a man broke into a home on Gilbert Street in the Village around 1:30 Thursday morning.

They say the suspect, described as a black male with a thin build between 20 and 30 years old, sexually assaulted the victim at knifepoint.

The suspect took off . The investigation continues.