Man Accused of Raping Elderly Woman

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested a man accused of raping an 83-year-old woman.

Deputies say Kenneth Adams broke into the woman’s home in Marrero yesterday.

He attacked the woman and stole several pieces of jewelry before being arrested minutes later, deputies say.

The sheriff’s office says he was in possession of the jewelry and a crack pipe at the time of his arrest.