UPDATE: Suspect arrested in sexual assault of 62-year-old woman

Jarvis Harris / Courtesy: Cincinnati Police Department
Jarvis Harris / Courtesy: Cincinnati Police Department

Posted by Christi Reynard email

UPDATE Thursday, Dec. 17:

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Police say they have arrested a suspect accused of stabbing and raping a 62-year-old woman.

35-year-old Jarvis Harris was arrested near the Freedom Center Downtown. Harris is charged with Rape, Felonious Assault, Kidnapping and Aggravated Burglary.

On December 16, Police say that Jarvis attacked the victim in her apartment, hit her with a hammer, stabbed her several times and sexually assaulted her for several hours.

Jarvis was arraigned on Friday morning and had his bond said at $1 million.

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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Police are looking for the man they say raped and stabbed and tortured a 62-year-old Clifton woman.

Investigators say 35-year-old Jarvis Harris attacked the woman in the hallway of her apartment building on Clifton Avenue around 8:00am Wednesday morning.

Police say Harris hit his victim in the head with a hammer, stabbed her several times, and raped and tortured her for four hours.

Harris is still at large.  He is wanted for Rape, Felonious Assault, Kidnapping, and AAggravatedavated Burglary.

The  62-year old victim is in the hospital.

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