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News Release

Friday, April 18, 2003

Media Relations

Metro Redline Train Station Sexual Predator Arrested


 

Los Angeles: Rampart Sexual Assault Detectives are investigating several sexually related crimes that occurred between March 5, 2003, and April 6, 2003, at the Wilshire Boulevard and Vermont Avenue Redline Train Station.

The sexual predator’s crimes have varied from Sexually Explicit Language, Indecent Exposure, Sexual Battery to Kidnap with the Intent to Commit Rape.

The suspect was arrested on April 12, 2003. The suspect was identified as Victor Estrada, 37 year-old, male Hispanic, 5’6", 160 pounds, black hair, brown eyes, and a dark complexion. Estrada also is known by the name of, "Tovar" and "Toluca".

Photographs of the suspect are being withheld, due to the ongoing investigation.

Rampart Detectives are requesting victims or witnesses to these crimes to please call Rampart Detectives at 213-207-2024. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Renee’ Montoya, Media Relations Section at 213-485-3586.



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