Man admits to sexually assaulting 93-year-old woman on her deathbed days before she died 03/01/2019 1:43 pm PST Comments WGHP / Chittenden County via WGHP: BURLINGTON, Vt. (WGHP) -- A Vermont man has admitted to sexually assaulting a 93-year-old woman on her deathbed, just days before she died. WPTZ reported that 71-year-old Stephen Edwards sexually assaulted the victim last year at Burlington Health and Rehab in South Burlington. The victim was in hospice care when a nurse reportedly found Edwards sexually abusing her. Edwards was charged last year with lewd and lascivious conduct and sexual abuse of a vulnerable woman, according to WCAX. MORE: Man admits to sexually assaulting 93-year-old woman on her deathbed days before she died - WGHP #SexualAssault #Vermont #WGHP Related Stories Man allegedly held drug-fueled 'death party' for wife before she died Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.