Man arrested for sexually assaulting two women, holding them hostage
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CREATED Oct. 21, 2013
SOUTH TUCSON(KGUN9-TV)- Police found two women Monday, who were held hostage for six days in a South Tucson motel.
Both victims, ages 21 and 25, claimed they were held against their will, sexually assaulted, beaten, and injected with various narcotics at the El Camino Motel, located at 297 E. Benson Highway, according to South Tucson Police.
Officers arrested 34-year-old Rene Francisco Canez in connection with the incident. He faces eleven felony charges, including sexual assault, kidnapping, aggravated assault, weapons violations, and robbery.
He was booked into the Pima County Jail and is being held on a $500,000 bond.