Last Friday (18), a man was arrested in Itanhaém, São Paulo, suspected of keeping his 23-year-old ex-girlfriend in private prison and raping her in front of his 5-year-old son.
The victim managed to flee the scene and called the police. Authorities located the suspect and released the child, who was still in captivity.
The criminal is 39 years old and has been wanted by justice since he fled the Valparaíso Penitentiary Progression Center. The suspect was captured and taken to Mongaguá Public Prison.
According to the victim’s report, she ended the relationship with the man in August. On October 9, she went to Itanhaém at the invitation of a friend to spend the weekend in Mongaguá. When disembarking at the bus station platform, the ex-companion was waiting for her and dragged her by the hair to her vehicle.
“Under death threats and psychological coercion, the individual locked the victim up in his residence, forcing him to have sex with the perpetrator. Acts that were even performed in the presence of the child ”, revealed the Civil Police.
The man was charged with the crimes of rape, threat, kidnapping and private imprisonment, domestic violence and lustful satisfaction through the presence of a child.