HARTFORD — A West Hartford man was arrested for sexual assault after luring a woman to a mutual assistance agency under pretense of helping her with citizenship, police said.
Hartford Police arrested Le Nghi, 56, of 46 Brace Road, West Hartford on Friday for first degree sexual assault and second-degree unlawful restraints.
Police said Nghi allegedly lured the woman to The Connecticut Coalition of Mutual Assistance at 143 Madison Ave. in Hartford, saying he could help her with getting her citizenship.
Nghi allegedly the woman his services in exchange for sex. He then raped the woman and held her captive without her consent.
Hartford Police Department detectives believe that if the alleged allegations prove to be true, that there may be other victims who have yet to come forward.
Any person with a similar experience or information is encouraged to come forward and call Sergeant Sonia Watson at (860) 757-4041. All victims will remain confidential, police said.