Richland County Teens Arrested in Rape of 80 Year Old Woman

Wis10 reported last week on the rape of an 80 year old Richland County woman. According to the report, two Richland County teens (ages 14 and 15) were arrested and charged with first degree burglary and armed robberycriminal sexual assault and kidnapping.

On December 14, the teens broke into the woman’s home in the Trenholm Acres Subdivision, demanded money from her, vandalized her home and raped her.

The woman was hospitalized but has since been released. She is now recovering with her family.

Witnesses saw two juveniles in the Trenholm Acres areas looking in and out of homes in the neighborhood on the eve of the incident.

The Richland County Solicitor’s Office has vowed to charge the teenagers as adults. The teens are currently in the custody of the Department of Juvenile Justice.

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