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Accused Serial Rapist Arrested

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(Las Vegas, KXNT)- A serial rapist accused of sexually assaulting several women is now in custody.

Metro Police have arrested 27 year old Ixtoc Renteria-Bentancourt on multiple charges including 8 counts of sexual assault with a deadly weapon, 4 counts of sexual assault, 1 count of attempt sexual assault and 1 count of assault with a deadly weapon.

One of the victims told police she met the suspect in the hotel parking lot located in the 3300 block of West Tropicana Ave. The suspect gave the victim a ride to Spring Mountain Road, where the victim says she was sexually assaulted. Police noticed detectives were actively investigating 3 other cases with similar details.

Renteria-Betancourt was arrested on July 19th. Police are asking anyone with additional information or possible victims to please come forward. You can call Crime Stoppers at (702)385-5555.

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