Eighth suspect in Providence sexual assault case turns himself in


PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)- The Providence Police department has confirmed that the eighth suspect wanted in connection for sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl, is now in custody.

According to Major David Lapatin, Carlos D. Vasquez surrendered to police on Tuesday.

The other seven men involved have been arrested and charged in connection to the assault.

According to police, the 16-year-old victim was brought to a party on Glendham Street, where the sexual assault took place in December 2019.

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