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East Coast Rapist

Avoiding Every Woman's Worst Nightmare

Allison Leotta | Posted 10.13.2013 | Crime
Allison Leotta

We all have built-in alarm systems. You know that hair-standing-up-on-the-back-of-your-neck feeling. Listen to it. Get out of a situation where you feel something is off -- even if you can't articulate why.

'Sexual Deviant' Who Raped Virginia Trick-Or-Treaters Sentenced To Life In Prison

AP | Posted 03.02.2013 | DC

MANASSAS, Va. -- A Connecticut man accused of being the "East Coast Rapist" in a series of assaults over more than a decade from Rhode Island to Virgi...

'East Coast Rapist' Pleads Guilty

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT | Posted 01.29.2013 | DC

LEESBURG, Va. — A Connecticut man who police believe is responsible for a series of sexual assaults along the East Coast pleaded guilty Thursday...

'East Coast Rapist' Suspect: 'I'm Not Sure I Know What I'm Doing'

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT | Posted 01.13.2013 | DC

MANASSAS, Va. — A plea deal for a Connecticut man accused of a series of rapes along the East Coast fell through Tuesday after the defendant tol...

'East Coast Rapist' Suspect Makes Disturbing Disclosure

AP | Posted 01.17.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The accused East Coast Rapist says he doesn't know why he couldn't stop attacking women for nearly two decades. "They were objects," Aa...

East Coast Rape Suspect Arraigned In Virginia

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT | Posted 01.30.2012 | DC

MANASSAS, Va. — A Connecticut man who police believe is responsible for a series of sexual assaults along the East Coast over more than a decade...

Alleged East Coast Rapist Heading To Virginia?

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN and ERIC TUCKER | Posted 01.22.2012 | DC

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Connecticut prosecutors will try to send a man suspected in rape cases along the East Coast to face trial first in Virginia, ...

Notorious 'East Coast Rapist' Suspect Charged

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The man suspected of terrorizing women with sexual assaults from Virginia to Rhode Island over 12 years tried to hang himself...

'East Coast Rapist' Suspect Arrested

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Federal and local authorities said Friday they have arrested a suspect in the so-called East Coast Rapist case for attacks on...