ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – Officials announced on Tuesday that a 24-year-old man was charged after being accused of posing as a repairman in a north St. Louis County apartment complex and then raping a woman over the age of 70 in June.
St. Louis County Police say the victim said she was in her apartment when the suspect, Dary McCoy, identified himself as the repairman for the complex. Once he was inside, he reportedly showed a gun and robbed the woman. He is accused of also raping and sodomizing her in her apartment.
Detectives investigated the incident and sent evidence to the county crime lab, which found a DNA match from evidence at the scene which led to the arrest of McCoy.
McCoy was charged with forcible rape, forcible sodomy and armed criminal action. He is being held on a $250,000 bond.