Police: LA Man Arrested in Rapes Lured Victims Through App

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man was arrested for posing as a girl on a relationship app so he might lure males and rape them, police mentioned Wednesday.

Aadrian Evelyn, 32, was arrested Tuesday in reference to three assaults that occurred in current months, police mentioned in a press release.

He remained jailed on $300,000 bail. It wasn’t instantly clear whether or not he had an lawyer to talk on his behalf.

Evelyn used pictures and texts on a relationship app to persuade the victims to satisfy up for sexual encounters, authorities mentioned. As soon as they arrived, Evelyn claimed to be a pal of the lady, drugged the boys unconscious and raped them, police mentioned.

DNA proof and statements from the boys helped hyperlink Evelyn to the assaults, police mentioned.

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Investigators mentioned they imagine there could also be extra victims and urged them to come back ahead.

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