A 13-year old girl is recovering after Memphis Police say 27-year-old man tried to rape her while she was sleeping.
Police say Alex Coleman, who is charged with attempted rape, assaulted the young teen early Sunday morning at a home in southeast Memphis.
The young teen told police she was asleep on the couch when Coleman started touching her.
Coleman is in the Shelby County jail in lieu of $75,000 bond.
READ: Affidavit of complaint against Alex Coleman http://content.foxtvmedia.com/whbq/criminalattemptrape_coleman.PDF