Md. man charged with rape and burglary

MANASSAS, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police arrested a man Friday in connection to a sexual assault that happened in Manassas on March 9.

Prince William County Police said the incident happened at a residence located in the 7500 block of Prince Cole Ct in Manassas.

Police said they found surveillance video that showed a man walking in the area around the time of the incident. After an investigation was completed police were able to identify the suspect as Jose Roberto Ruiz, 35, of 8711 Yorkshire Ln in Manassas.

An arrest warrant was obtained against Ruiz in connection to the incident, police said. After a search Ruiz was found and arrested him Thursday in the area of Keara Ct. in Manassas by a police K-9 and patrol officers with the Prince William County Police Department.

Ruiz was charged with rape and burglary with intent to defile, authorities said. He is currently being held without bond.

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