66-year-old woman raped at knifepoint in Morgan City
POSTED: Monday, October 1, 2012 - 5:15pm
UPDATED: Monday, October 1, 2012 - 5:19pm
MORGAN CITY, LA (NBC33) — A 66-year-old woman was allegedly raped at knifepoint while she was sleeping in her bedroom.
The Morgan City Police Department reports that the incident was called in at roughly 3:41 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 1. The victim told officers that she was sleeping in her bed when she was awakened by an unknown white male standing over her with a knife. She says he then forced her to perform sexual acts.
Investigators believe the suspect entered the home through a sliding glass patio door at the rear of the home. They believe he pried the lock open.
The suspect is described as 5’6” tall, 150-175 lbs. He was wearing a black ski mask with red stitching around the eye holes. He had what appeared to be dark pants, possibly blue jeans. He exited the residence through the rear door.
If you know anything about this incident please call (985) 380-4605.