12 and 13-year-old boys rape 43-year-old woman after breaking into her home

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By: Mahesh Sarin 

Two young boys were arrested on charges of rape after allegedly breaking into a woman’s home before raping her, prosecutors in the United Kingdom said.

Two boys of Liverpool, aged 12 and 13, have been accused of sexual offenses, including the rape of a 43-year-old woman in her home.

The woman who was described by police as vulnerable, was attacked in her apartment by the boys who appeared before the Liverpool Juvenile Court.

Additionally, twelve teens have been arrested in connection with the attack. A 14-year-old boy of Norris Green, was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault in connection with the attack.

Eleven people, including a 12 and 15-year-old girl are still in custody in connection with the attack.