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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

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Suspect Wanted for Sexual Battery on Multiple Victims NR1962ml

Update
On June 15, 2019 at 5:30 a.m., Carlos Vasquez Castro, 32 years of age, from Los Angeles, was placed under arrest and booked for 220 PC, a Felony, with bail set at $1,000,000.00.

This case will be presented to the Los Angeles County District Attorney for filling consideration.

This is the only information available at this time.

Mid-City: The Los Angeles Police Department's West Bureau detectives are asking for the public's assistance in providing information that will lead to the identification and arrest of a Sexual Battery suspect. Detectives are also seeking any additional individuals who witnessed or were assaulted by the suspect.

On the afternoon of June 12, 2019, suspect sexually battered multiple women on the street and in their homes along the Olympic Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard Corridors.

The suspect is described as 25 to 35-year-old a male Hispanic, with black hair and a light mustache. He stands at 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 220 pounds. He was seen wearing black shoes, black pants, teal shirt, with a black shoulder bag.



Anyone with information about this case is urged to call Officer R Hess, Operations - West Bureau, at (213) 473-0447. During non-business hours, or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.



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