Published: Sep 13, 2012 6:05 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 13, 2012 6:08 PM EDT

NORTH FT. MYERS, Fla. - Lee county deputies are searching for the suspect believed to have tried to grab a woman from her driveway, Wednesday night.

The woman claims she noticed a suspicious car while she took her garbage can to the curb.

On her way back she tells investigators a man came out of the car and grabbed her, putting his hand over her mouth while using another hand to grope her.

The victim says she was able to escape after biting the suspect on the hand.

Deputies describe the man as 6'2", in his 30's with dirty blonde hair.

They believe he made off in a bronze 4-door vehicle with paint primer marks.