Mother allegedly raped after 2 men grab son

Woman forced into abandoned apartment, she tells police

Published On: Mar 12 2013 04:39:58 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 12 2013 05:18:18 PM CDT
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HOUSTON -

An 18-year-old mother who was walking with her son on a southwest Houston street was forced into an abandoned apartment and raped, according to police.

Houston police said the woman told them that two men grabbed her son and then told her to follow them. After leading her to the apartment, one of the men raped her, detectives said.

The woman was able to describe the men to police. One of the suspects is Hispanic, 20 to 25 years old, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighting approximately 140 pounds. He was wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans. The woman said the man had tattoos.

The second suspect is black, also 20 to 25 years old, 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighing about 165 pounds. The woman said he was wearing a black T-shirt and jeans.

Police believe that the men live in the vicinity.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspects is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Houston at (713) 222-TIPS (8477).