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Man accused of sexually assaulting elderly woman during Merrimac home invasion to face a judge – Boston News, Weather, Sports – Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, Massachusetts 2021-07-20 06:55:30 –

Merrimack, Massachusetts. (WHDH)-Merimac man is set to face a judge after police say him Breaking into a town house and sexually assaulting an elderly woman Early this month.

William S. Laia, 50, will be charged in the Newburyport District Court on Tuesday with four charges: rape, kidnapping, burglary, strangulation, assault, and assault, according to the Essex District Attorney’s Office. ..

Around 11:00 pm on July 3, police officers who responded to reports of people in need around Hillside Avenue told police that they had awakened to a man armed with a knife in his bedroom, officials said. ..

The woman added that the suspect threatened her with a knife and raped her. At some point she was able to escape from the scene to a nearby house, where she called 911.

She was taken to Lawrence General Hospital for treatment after the incident.

Laia was detained on Monday.

Investigation is ongoing.

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