A partially disabled woman told police she was raped Thursday by a man who entered her Salt Lake apartment, around 300 North and 300 West, through an unlocked front door.
A 27-year-old man was arrested Thursday and charged with rape, residential burglary and possession of a controlled substance.A Salt Lake police report said the 45-year-old woman was resting in bed when a man entered her bedroom at approximately 11:50 a.m. and started talking to her. He then grabbed her. The woman tried to stop him but couldn't because of a paralysis, the report said.
He then asked the woman for something to eat. When she didn't respond he left. The victim said the man has forced his way into her apartment several times over the past four months.
The report said a man fitting the same description has been reported terrorizing other women in the same area and said further questioning may reveal more rapes.