ALERT: For several years, an Elizabeth man lured out-of-state escorts to New Jersey with promises of tens of thousands of dollars for sex, then choked, raped and threatened them, federal authorities charged. The bureau and the Department of Homeland Security are asking the public for help identifying them.
District Court in Newark. Torres picked up most of the women at Newark Airport after they paid their own way, U. Attorney Craig Carpenito said.
He then drove them either to his home or to a motel, the U. She, like the others, never got paid. Torres picked up the woman from Canada at the airport last October and took her to a hotel in East Brunswick according to the FBI complaint.
Torres convinced another woman to take a cab from New York City before he picked her up, drove her to his house and pretended to transfer money to her on his laptop, the FBI alleges. He refused, then slapped, choked and raped the woman, who complied out of fear for her life, it says. The next morning, she took a cab back to the city.
Meanwhile, federal authorities asked that you contact them if you or anyone you know has been victimized or solicited by him. You can : ReportJOT fbi.
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