New York

NYPD: Damian Baeza Rendon, 20, arrested for series of Manhattan sex assaults

NEW YORK — The NYPD arrested a person needed for sex crimes in opposition to no less than three girls in Manhattan. 

Damian Baeza Rendon, 20, was taken into custody early Saturday morning and charged with sexual abuse and forcible touching. 

“Since a woman was attacked and groped in Manhattan in June, [NYPD Special Victims Unit] detectives have been searching for the man responsible. Their work linked the suspect to three more incidents in that borough and the arrest this morning of a 20-year-old man who is now charged with sex abuse,” stated NYPD Commissioner Keechant Sewell on Twitter. 

Police have been investigating three incidents courting again to June 28 by which a person ran as much as girls and inappropriately touched them. 

A 22-year-old girl reported the person pulled her shirt and touched her breast. A 30-year-old girl stated the person stopped in entrance of her and grabbed her pelvis. A 33-year-old girl stated the person pulled up her dress, tore her underwear and touched her. 

The victims all refused medical consideration, in response to police. 

Back to top button