CHICAGO (CBS) — Police have arrested a South Side man, on charges that he sexually assaulted a 93-year-old woman.

As WBBM Newsradio 780’s David Roe reports, a witness told police she walked into the elderly victim’s room to check on her in a home in 8200 block of South Ridgeland Avenue.

LISTEN: Newsradio 780’s David Roe reports

In the room, the witness saw Walter Price, 48, lying on top of the woman with his pants off, performing a sex act on the woman without her consent, police said.

Police say Price ran from the scene upon being discovered but was arrested shortly after.

Price, of the 7400 block of South Vernon Avenue, was charged with aggravated criminal sexual assault of a victim who is over the age of 60, police said. He is expected to appear in bond court Friday.

The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.

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