Judge Rules To Let 'Rideshare Rapist' Case Proceed With DNA EvidenceFollowing a court hearing that lasted four days and included lengthy testimony from officers who investigated accused rapist Orlando Vilchez Lazo, a San Francisco judge on Wednesday agreed to let the case proceed.
Judge To Rule Later On Suppressing DNA Evidence In 'Rideshare Rapist' CaseA San Francisco Superior Court judge on Thursday declined to rule whether DNA obtained from a man during a traffic stop—DNA that prosecutors say links him to four rapes—can be used as evidence in the case.
Attorney For 'Rideshare Rapist' Seeks To Suppress DNA EvidenceThe attorney for a man accused of posing as a rideshare driver in order to sexually assault women in San Francisco is claiming officers unlawfully obtained his DNA, which prosecutors say ties him to the crimes.
'Rideshare Rapist' Suspect Pleads Not Guilty In San Francisco AttacksAn illegal immigrant from Peru who police say stalked his female victims outside of San Francisco bars and nightclubs during the early morning hours pleaded not guilty Thursday to rape, kidnapping and weapons charges.
Disturbing New Details Emerge In Case Against 'Rideshare Rapist'New details surfaced on Wednesday about which bars in San Francisco the so-called "Rideshare Rapist" allegedly targeted, according to court documents.
'Rideshare Rapist' Suspect Wanted By ICE For DeportationFederal immigration authorities say a suspected serial rapist charged with posing as a Northern California ride-hailing driver to prey on his victims was living in the country illegally.
Police: San Francisco Serial Rapist Suspect Posed As Rideshare DriverA suspected serial rapist who police say pretended to be a driver for ride-hailing services in order to lure victims outside San Francisco bars into his car has been arrested.