Police: man arrested for sexual abuse after entering woman's apartment

1 month 4 days 18 hours ago Friday, July 19 2019 Jul 19, 2019 Friday, July 19, 2019 9:06:01 AM CDT July 19, 2019 in News
By: Steve Lambson, KOMU 8 News Content Manager

COLUMBIA - Police arrested a man Thursday night after he allegedly went into a woman's apartment and sexually abused her.

According to the Columbia Police Department, officers went to a home on Hanover Boulevard where the victim said she was assaulted. Police said Spencer Jordan, 62, went into the apartment without permission and got on top of the victim on a couch.

The victim said she tried to push Jordan off but wasn't able to, and that he started touching her in a sexual manner. She said she repeatedly told Jordan to stop and to get off of her.

Police said Jordan and the victim don't have a prior relationship.

Officers booked Jordan into the Boone County Jail on suspicion of kidnapping and sexual abuse. His bond has been set at $11,000.

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