Portland: Illegal meth-head, released into ‘sanctuary’ city, raped elderly woman, stole her car

Portland: Illegal meth-head, released into ‘sanctuary’ city, raped elderly woman, stole her car
Sergio Martinez. (Mug shot: Multnomah County Sheriff via KGW)

[Ed. – Guy had been deported 20 times already.  ICE filed a detainer on him in late 2016, but Multnomah County is proud to have ignored it.]

A man accused of breaking into a 65-year-old woman’s home, sexually assaulting her and stealing her car was arrested after allegedly assaulting another woman and running from police.

Sergio Jose Martinez, 31, was caught July 24 after officers chased him through a neighborhood.

According to court documents filed in March 2017, Martinez has a history of illegal entry into the United States. He has been a transient in the Portland area for more than a year and has been deported 20 times. …

Court documents said Martinez entered the woman’s bedroom through a window that she left open due to the heat. He spoke “calmly and quietly,” ordering the woman onto the ground, where he tied her hands and feet, and blindfolded her.

Martinez threatened to kill the woman while he sexually assaulted her, according to the probable cause affidavit. Before he left, he punched her in the head several times and slammed her head onto a wood floor. …

Later Monday evening, officers were called to a reported disturbance between a man and a woman in the basement of a parking garage…

Police said the suspect, Martinez, was armed with a knife and he assaulted the woman.

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