Man Arrested for Sexually Assaulting Woman in Her Home - 8 News NOW

Man Arrested for Sexually Assaulting Woman in Her Home

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NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. - North Las Vegas Police have arrested a man for allegedly sexually assaulting a 79-year-old woman in her home.

Police say 47-year-old Abdul Howard broke into the woman's home near Carey Avenue and Civic Center Drive Wednesday morning, robbed her at gunpoint and sexually assaulted her. He fled the home a short time later. Police later located and arrested him. Police say the victim and suspect did not have a prior relationship.

Howard was arrested for burglary with a deadly weapon, home invasion with a deadly weapon, sexual assault of a victim older than 60 and robbery.

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