MANDEVILLE, LA (WVUE) - A man is in Mandeville police custody accused of raping a 78-year-old woman at an assisted living home.
Jerry J. Kan, 58, was arrested Monday and charged with one count of first-degree rape.
Kan, a cook at Beau Provence Memory Care, is accused of raping the woman in her room inside the facility located in the 100 block of Beau West Drive in Mandeville.
Police received information Monday accusing Kan of having sexual intercourse with the victim on August 21.
Kan resigned from his position on August 23. He started working at Beau Provence in April of 2016.