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Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman At Gunpoint, Police Say

By Tanveer Ali | October 23, 2017 10:09am | Updated on October 27, 2017 11:37am
 Christian Origel, 22, was arrested Friday in connection with an Oct. 12 incident.
Christian Origel, 22, was arrested Friday in connection with an Oct. 12 incident.
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Chicago Police Department

CHICAGO — A South Chicago man was charged with sexually assaulting a woman at gunpoint earlier this month, police said.

Christian Origel, 22, of the 11200 block of South Green Bay Avenue, was arrested Friday night in the Oct. 12 incident, police said. 

At 11:35 p.m. Oct. 12, an 18-year-old woman was sexually assaulted at gunpoint in the 10500 block of South Ewing Avenue at 11:35 p.m., according to police. 

The woman was abducted from the block then sexually assaulted at another location. She was later driven in a dark-colored SUV back to 106th and Ewing, where she was dropped off, according to a community alert issued by police. 

Origel was arrested in the 6900 block of South Stony Island Avenue after detectives identified him as the attacker, police said.