Union County law enforcement is seeking 29-year-old Luis Alberto Cruz-Rojas, accused of kidnapping and raping a teenage girl and assaulting her mother before fleeing the area.
Arrest warrants list the charges as two counts of second-degree rape, one count of second-degree kidnapping and one count of assault on a female.
Local officials say that the fugitive was recently living in the Indian Trail area and but has a previous address located in the 1500 block of Walkup Avenue in Monroe, North Carolina.
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Union County Police could not confirm Luis Alberto Cruz-Rojas’s citizenship status and referred American Lens to the Union County Detention Center.
Officials at the Union County Detention center could not verify his citizenship status either.
Cruz-Rojas may be driving a late 90’s to early 2000’s model Ford Explorer. The plate number is not known.
Anyone with information on this fugitive or his whereabouts should call the Union County Sheriff’s Office at 704-283-3789 or Crime Stoppers at 704-283-5600.