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Lafayette man arrested for rape and criminal confinement

A battery complaint led to a Lafayette man being arrested for rape and criminal confinement.

Posted: Aug 28, 2018 3:58 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A battery complaint led to a Lafayette man being arrested for rape and criminal confinement. According to police, they responded to the complaint in the 10 block of Bordeaux Boulevard on Monday. When police arrived the victim reported she had been sexually assaulted. 

After taking statements, police arrested 34-year-old Jose Martin Garcia-Aburto for rape and criminal confinement. Garcia was taken to the Tippecanoe County Jail. 

The case was turned over to the Tippecanoe County Prosecutors Office.

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