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News Release

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

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Actor/Rapper Arrested for Rape NR18269ti

Van Nuys: The Los Angeles Police Department Van Nuys Area is asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to locating additional victims of suspect Kaalan R. Walker.

On September 11, 2018, Van Nuys Area, detectives arrested Kaalan R. Walker, a resident of Valley Village, for a series of sexual assaults that occurred in Los Angeles County, dating back to 2016. In each of the cases, aspiring models were contact by Walker via social media with the premise of being hired to work professionally. While alone, each of the victims reported that Walker sexually assaulted them.

On October 23, 2018, Kaalan R Walker was arraigned at the Northwest District of the Los Angeles Superior Court on nine separate felony sexual assault charges and held on over $1,000.000.00 bail.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call Van Nuys Area, detectives at (818) 374-9500. 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 Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637(C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipster may also go to, Click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.