Police arrest sexual assault suspect, ask additional victims to come forward

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police arrested a sexual assault suspect Monday and are now seeking additional victims.

The incident, police say, happened around 11 a.m. in a parking lot near Arville Street and Spring Mountain Road.

Three people in the area disrupted the attack and were able to detain the suspect, identified as 23-year-old Jordan Artis, until police arrived.

Artis was arrested and booked into the Clark County Detention Center for the following charges:

  • Burglary of a motor vehicle, first offense
  • Kidnapping, first degree
  • Battery with intent to commit sexual assault upon victim age 16 or older
  • Sexual assault
  • Attempted sexual assault

Officials are urging anyone who may have been a victim of Artis or has information about this crime, to contact the LVMPD’s Sexual Assault Section at (702) 828-3421. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at (702) 385-5555, or leave a tip on the website.

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