Police Arrest Man, Accused of Rape
WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff
JACKSON, Tenn.-Jackson Police have arrested a 24-year-old man on charges of rape and sexual battery involving a 16-year-old girl.
The teen told police while driving her home last night from a relative's house, Delmer Lasandro pulled behind a building on North Parkway and attacked her. She was able to get away and call for help.
Lasandro will make his first court appearance on the charges, Tuesday morning.
Officer said U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has asked that they hold Lasandro until they can question him.