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North Portland sex assault, robbery suspect arrested

Photo Credit: MULTNOMAH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Alex Francisco-SebastionPolice have arrested a suspect in a sexual assault and robbery in North Portland.

Alex Francisco-Sebastion, 18, is charged with rape in the first degree, two counts of sodomy in the first degree, strangulation, attempted kidnapping in the first degree, robbery in the second degree, and strangulation.

On Tuesday August 12, 2014, Portland Police detectives arrested 18-year-old in connection with an August 4, 2014 sexual assault and an August 8, 2014 robbery in North Portland's Overlook Neighborhood.

Francisco-Sebastion was arrested on Tuesday, Aug. 12, after voluntarily meeting with Sex Crimes Unit detectives.

Francisco-Sebastion is accused of assaulting a 54-year-old woman on Aug. 4 and robbing a pedestrian of an iPhone on Aug. 8.

Detectives served search warrants at residences in the 4600 block of North Commercial in connection with the investigation and recovered the stolen iPhone.