Sex assault suspect arrested

April 24, 2008 1:45:20 PM PDT
New York City police have arrested a man wanted in a sex assault that happened in Manhattan last week. Police say 32-year-old Emerson Deno was arrested in connection with the incident, which happpened around 5 a.m. last Friday in the vicinity of 190th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue.

The victim was a 23-year-old woman who was entering her apartment, when police say the suspect forced his way into her residence and sexually assaulted her.

He then fled the location. The victim was treated at an area hospital.

Deno is charged with rape, criminal sex act, burglary, robbery and unlawful imprisonment.