DETROIT, MI – A 33-year-old man, who has an extensive criminal record, has been arrested in a string of rapes spanning Detroit from the east side to the west side of the city.
Detroit police have stated that the suspect kidnapped a woman on the east side of the city, took her to the west side and raped her before she was released. Police are saying he then went out, abducted a second woman, raped and released her.
Police also believe that there may be additional victims. Chief James Craig has stated that this situation is a priority to the department because a very dangerous man has been taken off the streets.
Detroit Police have been working this case for the past 24 hours. The suspect was arrested at a Citgo gas station at Wyoming and Puritan on Detroit’s west side.
Authorities are giving both women praise and credit in the capture of such a dangerous person. They stood up and were not going to be victims of such horrific crimes.