A Texas man out on bond from jail used his freedom to sneak right into a teenage woman’s bed room in the midst of the night time, in keeping with native legislation enforcement.
Andra Singleton, 33, bonded out of jail just lately for fees of aggravated theft with a lethal weapon, possession of a managed substance and prison trespass of a habitation in Houston.
On Sunday night time, he tried to interrupt right into a Houston dwelling by setting a hearth, in keeping with the workplace of Harris County Constable Mark Herman. When that failed, he broke a window to get into the home.
Andra Singleton is accused of sneaking into a woman’s bed room after he was launched from jail.Harris County Precinct 4 Constab
He then allegedly crept right into a 13-year-old woman’s room and barricaded himself inside as the remainder of the household slept. He first rummaged via her issues earlier than pulling her hair and waking her, officers stated.
“Pull her hair, block her mouth, inform her ‘Don’t speak,’” recounted the woman’s father, Kan Oum, to Houston TV station KPRC. “He inform her that he’s so drained. He need to lay down on her mattress and he need her to put down with him.”
The woman ultimately screamed and her older brother tried to come back to her assist, however the door was being held shut by somebody, reported KPRC. The brother and Singleton struggled on the door earlier than the suspect ultimately jumped out the woman’s window.
“If my sister didn’t say nothing, he’s going to rape her. That’s how I really feel,” Watana Pich, the sufferer’s older brother, informed KPRC. “If I used to be not in the suitable time, he might have raped her.”
Houston has repeatedly handled repeat, violent criminals who’re launched from jail with very low bonds or so-called “private bonds” that don’t require any cash to be paid, the Houston Chronicle reported.
Deputies had been capable of find Singleton and arrest him. He’s again in jail dealing with a number of fees, together with making an attempt to set the woman’s dwelling on fireplace and doing the identical at a second dwelling.
In the meantime, the teenager’s household is pleading with the courts to maintain Singleton locked up.
“I would like the decide and the police to lock him down for a protracted, very long time,” Pich stated.