Virginia Man Arrested For Sexual Assault of Nursing Home Resident

Hampton police have arrested a 55-year-old man, and charged him with the sexual assault of a 79-year-old woman. The alleged attack occurred last week at a nursing home in Hampton.

According to police, an eyewitness reported the man fondling the woman.

Both the man and the victim live at the facility.

The source that reported the man's arrest states that "in order to protect the victim’s identity, the name of the nursing home has not been released." For more, read the story.

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