Virginia police arrest naked madman allegedly terrorizing women
Virginia police have arrested the bare madman accused of a string of assaults and abduction makes an attempt in opposition to ladies and ladies alongside the favored Washington and Previous Dominion (W&OD) Path over the previous a number of weeks.
Juan Alfaro Rodriguez, 42, of Herndon, Virginia, was arrested on Thursday on warrants from one other state, Fairfax County Police Division stated in a press launch revealed on Saturday.
By means of an investigation by the division’s Main Crimes, Cyber and Forensics Bureau and the Herndon Police Department, Alfaro Rodriguez was charged with three counts of indecent publicity.
A press convention slated for 10 a.m. on Monday was scheduled to offer extra particulars on how Alfaro Rodriguez was tracked down and caught.
“Detectives are persevering with to assessment proof to verify Alfaro Rodriguez’s involvement in different instances,” the Fairfax County Police Division stated, asking group members residing within the space to please “assessment residence surveillance for any suspicious exercise.”
The Herndon Police Division, in a press launch of its personal Saturday, stated Rodriguez Alfaro had additionally been charged with obscene sexual display and sexual battery stemming from an incident on Aug. 26. That day, police stated a unadorned man approached a lady from behind on the path and grabbed her across the waist.
Although she managed to interrupt free, the person with no pants ran from the scene, and Okay-9 searches of the world initially got here up empty.
A person matching the identical description – a White or Hispanic male with an athletic construct standing between five-foot-five-inches and five-foot-eight-inches tall and between ages 30 and 40 – reportedly uncovered himself between 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. on the path on Aug. 3, 15 and 18. The suspect generally wore a yellow vest or dark-colored jogging apparel and a head wrap.
One other newer incident reportedly concerned a teen woman almost kidnapped whereas strolling her canine on the path.
“By means of witness interviews, video supplied to us from the group, and suggestions from City of Herndon residents, detectives from our Prison Investigations Part developed suspect leads that in the end led them to Rodriguez Alfaro,” the Herndon Police Division stated. “They then shared this info with investigators from Fairfax County Police Division, which supplied them the proof they wanted to pursue fees in related incidents that occurred of their jurisdiction.”
Herndon Police Chief Maggie DeBoard was anticipated to offer extra particulars on the arrest on Sunday.
The Fairfax County Police Division beforehand launched a snippet of residence surveillance video displaying the suspect, wearing athletic clothes, slicing via a residential yard.
Rodriguez Alfaro is at present in custody on the Fairfax County Grownup Detention Middle. He’s being held without bond on native fees and as a fugitive from one other state, police stated.