KNOXVILLE, Iowa — Knoxville police arrested a man they say broke into a woman’s home, robbed and assaulted her.
Police were called to East South Street Saturday night after a 65-year-old woman was assaulted.
Officers say they found Fred Smith, 54, of Knoxville a short time later.
Smith is charged with first degree robbery, intent to commit sexual abuse, an aggravated misdemeanor.
Smith is listed on the Iowa Sex Offender Registry with previous offences occurring between 1983 and 2003.