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Machete-wielding suspect in alleged rape in Boyle Heights arrested, LAPD says
Machete-wielding suspect in alleged rape in Boyle Heights arrested, LAPD says

A man suspected of breaking into a woman's Boyle Heights home, armed with a machete, and sexually assaulting her this month has been arrested, Los Angeles police said Wednesday. Manuel Larios Munoz, 21, was arrested on suspicion of rape and burglary, according to LAPD Officer Jack Richter.  Munoz was charged Wednesday with forcible rape, forcible oral copulation, sexual penetration by a foreign object and first-degree burglary, the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office said. If convicted of the charges, prosecutors said, he faces up to life in state prison. Munoz was scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday, and his bail has been set at $1.3 million. ...

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