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Man calls 911 after sexually assaulting woman

7 months ago Thursday, August 14, 2014 4:31:09 AM CDT August 14, 2014 Thursday, August 14 2014 Aug 14, 2014 in News
Source: Associated Press


PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL - Palm Beach County Sheriff's officials in Florida say a man called 911 on himself after sexually assaulting a woman who had responded to a Craigslist ad for a cleaning job.

Joel Jones, 47, flagged down deputies responding to the call Tuesday evening. Before they could ask his name, he began shouting, "Take me to jail."

According to an arrest report, Jones told deputies he "tricked" the woman into meeting him and had "brutally raped her."

The victim said she Jones attacked her as he was showing her an office building she would be cleaning. She says he let her go after sexually assaulting her and she heard him calling 911 as she left.

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