Police on June 9 arrested two suspects who allegedly abducted and sexually assaulted a woman in Huntington Beach, California.
The victim was abducted and sexually assaulted by two men in the city center on June 6, according to Huntington Beach (HBPD) police, and was later dropped off on the Pacific Coast Highway, where a motorist spotted her and contacted authorities. has.
During the attack, she sustained numerous injuries and had to be transported to a local hospital; she has since been released.
Asked where specifically the anonymous victim was abducted, HBPD spokeswoman Jennifer Carey said the department is only identifying the general downtown for now because they still hope more witnesses will come forward. They do not want to contaminate any witness statements by issuing the exact area, she said.
“We are pleased to say that we were able to make arrests, and we know no one else is outstanding on this,” Carey told The Epoch Times. ‘But because we are still investigating and still building the case, we are careful with the information we provide, because we do not want to do anything that could harm the integrity of the case. . ”
There is no connection between the victims or suspects, police said.
Florentino Bacilio, 47, and Angel Evaristo, 30, were arrested and charged. Both men are from Long Beach.
Police are asking anyone with information to call them at 714-375-5066.