Woman Allegedly Raped in Cul-de-Sac After Bloody Abduction From L.A. County Bus Stop
The bus stop where an L.A. County woman was abducted last night
A woman waiting for the bus at Vermont Avenue and Century Boulevard was abducted by two unidentified men last night around midnight, L.A. sheriff's deputies report. While they held her captive in their vehicle, they raped her and stole her purse, according to ABC7, who alleges the bag contained her Blackberry and her wallet.
Sheriff's Department watch commander Sergeant Strickland says he can only tell us it was a "sexual assault," due to victims' rights. He also says investigators are treating it as an "attempted murder." He adds that the suspects are two black men...
... who left their victim bleeding from the face at 108th Street and Vermont Avenue, in an unincorporated part of L.A. County called Westmont. Law enforcement was flagged down by a "woman nearby" at 12:45 a.m. this morning, ABC7 reports.
From City News Service:
The victim was standing at a bus stop near Vermont Avenue and Century Boulevard when two men pulled up in a car and forced her inside at gunpoint, according to broadcast reports. The suspects then allegedly assaulted her after they drove to the cul-de-sac on 108th Street.
Los Angeles Angels vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
TicketsThu., Mar. 30, 7:07pm
Los Angeles Clippers v Los Angeles Lakers - Verified Resale Tickets
TicketsSat., Apr. 1, 12:30pm
Los Angeles D-Fenders
TicketsSat., Apr. 1, 6:30pm
Los Angeles Lakers v Memphis Grizzlies - Verified Resale Tickets
TicketsSun., Apr. 2, 12:30pm
Updates to come as they're available.
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in Los Angeles, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday.