GLEN BURNIE, Md. - A man is accused of forcing a 13-year-old boy into an Anne Arundel County home at knifepoint and sexually assaulting him, according to officials.
Authorities said the teen was walking on Somerset Drive in Glen Burnie at about 7:45 p.m. on Monday when a man, identified by officials as 49-year-old Sobhy Fariz Narouz Abdelmalak, approached him with a knife.
Abdelmalak forced the child through the back of a home, pushed him onto a bed and sexually assaulted him, according to police.
Detectives said the teen was later able to get out of the home and call for help.
Officers located Abdelmalak, who was taken into custody without incident and charged with first-degree assault, second-degree assault, second-degree sex offense, sodomy, and false imprisonment.
If you have any information that could aid detectives in their investigation, you’re urged to call (410) 222-4732.