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On March 31,
2016, The Los Angeles Police Department’s Robbery-Homicide Division
assumed investigative responsibility for the Van Nuys Sexual
Assault case. Detectives from Robbery- Homicide Division continued
to follow up on leads developed by Van Nuys officers.
At approximately 11:25 p.m., Robbery-Homicide Division was able to
locate the suspect and took him into custody without incident. The
suspect, identified as Enrique Orozco, was booked on April 1, 2016
at 8:10 a.m., for 209 (a) PC, Kidnap for Rape. His bail is set at
one million dollars.
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Continuing investigation has revealed the suspect has brown
eyes, is known to local businesses and goes by the possible name of
Van Nuys: The Los Angeles Police Department’s Van
Nuys Detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying a
sexual assault suspect.
On March 29, 2016 around 7:00 p.m., the suspect entered a business,
grabbed victim, and dragged her to the rear of the location. The
suspect then attempted to sexually assault the victim, and
eventually left the area.
The suspect is described as a 30 year-old male Hispanic, black
hair, unknown eyes. He stands around 6 feet tall and weighs around
180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a green jacket, and blue
pants, unknown color shoes.
Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact Van
Nuys Officer A. Vardanian, Sexual Assault Detail at (818)-374-0008.
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.”
Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on “webtips” and
follow the prompts.