Man Arrested For Sexual Assault in South Lake Tahoe
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE –
Thursday night, South Lake Tahoe police detectives arrested a man in connection with a kidnapping and sexual assault committed earlier that morning.
Manuel Ramos Munoz, 30, confessed to the crime at the station after agreeing to come in voluntarily.
Munoz is a maintenance worker and resident at the Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe — the motel where the victim was abducted from at knife point.
He confessed to forcing the victim away from the motel to a secluded area where the sexual assault was committed.
Munoz has been charged with several felonies including kidnapping for the purpose of committing sexual assault, assault with a deadly weapon and battery causing great bodily harm.