Suspect in Two Rivers assault arrested in Milwaukee

Pernell J. Washington (Photo courtesy Manitowoc Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

TWO RIVERS - The suspect in a Two Rivers home invasion and sexual assault was arrested in Milwaukee.

Pernell J. Washington, 19, was charged with five counts related to the June 19 assault. The victim told police she interrupted a possible burglary in progress. After being sexually assaulted and physically attacked, she got out through a window, police said.

Washington went to Milwaukee, police said. He was arrested there on Friday.