ALERT CENTER: Police: 19-year-old man arrested for attempted rape on Shelter Island

By: News 12 Staff

Police say a 19-year-old man has been arrested for attempted rape on Shelter Island.

According to police, they received a 911 call request for help.

Police say Carlos Geovanny Orozco-Rodriguez, 19, forcefully attempted to have sex with a female victim and subjected the victim to numerous assaultive acts resulting in physical injury.

Orozco-Rodriguez was located, arrested and arraigned before Shelter Island Justice Court.

Orozco-Rodriguez was charged with attempted rape, assault and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Orozco-Rodriguez was remanded to the Suffolk County Correctional Facility and was unable to post the $50,000.00 cash bail or $100,000.00 bond