FAIRFIELD, NJ -  Fairfield police are investigating a reported attack on a woman in the driveway of her Horseneck Road home Thursday evening.

According to police, at approximately 9:51 p.m. the Fairfield Police received a 911 call regarding an unknown suspect who assaulted the homeowner while she was exiting her vehicle in the driveway.  Police report, "The victim screamed for help and dialed 911 while fighting with the actor.  The actor fled the scene on foot when another individual came out to see what was going on."

Officers arrived and with the assistance of the North Caldwell and Montville police departments set up a perimeter to search the area. 

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The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries, including abrasions and cuts as a result of the assault. Police say that the crime, which remains under investigation, was not a robbery and that it was not "sexual in nature."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Lt. Chuck Zampino at (973) 227-1400.