A 33-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly breaking into a 73-year-old woman's Bronx home and sexually assaulting her over the weekend, police said.
Authorities say Gerson Rodriguez allegedly broke into the victim's apartment around 6 p.m. Saturday and sexually abused her.
Police believe Rodriguez worked at a nearby dollar store. Witnesses were able to identify the suspect, which led to his arrest.
Gerson faces charges of burglary and committing a sexual act.
Information on an attorney for him wasn't immediately available.