Police Arrest 2 Men Accused of Sexually Assaulting, Robbing Elderly Woman in West Philadelphia

Police arrested two men accused of sexually assaulting an elderly woman during a home invasion and robbery in West Philadelphia.

On July 19, two men wearing towels over their heads broke into a home on the 6000 block of Sansom Street. They then sexually assaulted an 82-year-old woman inside the house and stole several items before fleeing the scene, police said.

Investigators identified the suspects as Darius Johnson, 23, of East Lansdowne, and Raheem White, 30. Johnson was arrested Monday and charged with attempted rape, burglary, robbery, simple assault, risking catastrophe, conspiracy and other related offenses.

Police arrested White, whose last known address was in Folcroft, Pennsylvania, Wednesday night.

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(L to R), Raheem White, Darius Johnson. See larger.
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