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Dallas police arrest suspect in Deep Ellum sexual assault

Dallas police arrest suspect in Deep Ellum sexual assault

Deep Ellum person of interest
Dallas police are seeking help identifying this man. Photo courtesy of DPD

UPDATE: The Dallas Police Department received multiple tips which led to the identification of Roy Gutierrez, a 40-year-old Latin male. Detectives obtained a warrant for the arrest of Gutierrez.  At approximately 10:15 pm on June 20, Gutierrez was arrested at the DART West End Transfer Station in downtown Dallas and has been charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault.  He has been placed in the Dallas County Jail on $100,000 bond.

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The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a person of interest regarding a sexual assault that occurred in Deep Ellum on June 17.

Police have issued a photo of a Latin male, approximately 5'6" tall and 210 pounds, with a mustache and a small goatee.  The man has tattoos on both arms and was wearing glasses.

According to the police, officers were called at about 1:15 am in the 400 block of Malcolm X Boulevard along the DART rail line.

Early reports said the woman was attacked by a man in a car and was sexually assaulted; she sought help by asking someone to call 911. She was taken by paramedics to a local hospital.

This offense is documented on case number 137656-2017.

If anyone has any information on the identification or location of the pictured individual, they are asked to contact Detective Alan Holmes of the Dallas Police Department Crimes Against Person Division by phone at 214-671-3637 or email at alan.holmes@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.