Holroyd Local Area Command
Man Charged Over Alleged Sexual Assault Of 85-Year-Old Woman In 1998 – Guildford
A man will appear in court today charged over the alleged aggravated sexual assault of an 85-year-old woman in 1998.
About 3 pm yesterday (Friday 29 January 2010), a 32-year-old man was arrested and taken to Merrylands Police Station where he was charged with:
- Aggravated break and enter,
- Commit felony,
- Aggravated sexual assault inflicts actual bodily harm.
He was refused bail to appear at Parramatta Local Court today (Saturday 30 January 2010).
It will be alleged that on 5 April 1998, a 20-year-old man entered a unit in Constance Street at Guildford and held a knife to the throat of a sleeping 85-year-old woman.
The elderly female was then sexually assaulted. The man allegedly stole cash and numerous items of jewellery before leaving the unit.