North Carolina man accused of luring children into ice cream truck and sexually assaulting them

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Isam Fathee Mohamed Rahmah, 51, of Durham

DURHAM, N.C. – A North Carolina man is accused of using an ice cream truck to lure and sexually assault children.

Isam Fathee Mohamed Rahmah, 51, of Durham, faces charges of first-degree kidnapping and indecent liberties with a child, according to police.

Two children reported that the suspect lured them inside a red ice cream truck and sexually assaulted them inside the vehicle.

Police said the crimes happened on Oct. 22 and Oct. 25 in Durham. The truck was a Ford van with pictures of popsicles on the side and back.

The suspect was confined Saturday and jailed under a $1 million bond, according to Durham County records.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.