SACRAMENTO, CA - Deputies arrested a teenager in connection to the rape of a 64-year-old two months ago.
The 15-year-old boy is accused of breaking into the woman's apartment on the 4900 block of El Paraiso Avenue on Feb. 6 around 6:15 p.m., Sacramento County sheriff's Sgt. Jason Ramos said.
The woman tried to escape from the teen, but he overpowered her and sexually assaulted her, Ramos said. The teen then stole money and other items, then ran from the apartment.
The boy was arrested at a home in Sacramento County Tuesday afternoon.
Ramos said the teen was booked into Sacramento County Juvenile Detention Center for robbery, burglary, forcible rape, elder abuse and injury to a telephone line.