Van Nuys Rape Suspect Arrested
Van Nuys Rape Suspect Arrested
A man suspected of a Van Nuys rape has been arrested. Police arrested Enrique Orozco in connection with a sexual assault of a woman who was working at a beauty salon. Orozco pleaded not guilty.

Suspect targeted rape victim

According to police, Orozco had visited the salon earlier in the day, and returned when the woman was closing for the evening. He locked the door, dragged the woman to the rear of the building and sexually assaulted her. Police issued surveillance photographs of the suspect and asked for the public’s assistance in locating the man. Orozco was identified and arrested three days after the attack and faces nine felony charges in connection with the incident. Orozco was on probation at the time of his arrest, and his probation has been revoked.

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