Home Invasion, Strangulation, Sexual Assault
On September 1, 2014, at approximately 3:00am a Home Invasion occurred in the Town of Fairfield involving a private residence occupied by female college students. The victim, who was the lone occupant of the home at the time, was awakened by the suspect, beaten, sexually assaulted, and strangled to the point of unconsciousness.
After an intensive investigation, to include a scientific examination of physical evidence, the subject below has been positively identified as the person responsible for the attack, and an arrest warrant affidavit was signed for his arrest.
The male was identified as Edibaldo “Eddie” DURAN – possible AKA Eddie Guerrero DOB 6/20/1989, a Mexican National, 5’2”, approximately 150-160lbs, dark hair, possibly spiky, facial acne, and what the victim described as “grayish eyes”. He also spoke with a slight Spanish accent. A sketch of the suspect was created during the investigation and is shown below.
On September 5th 2014 at 12:45 am, Edibaldo Duran boarded an AeroMexico flight that departed from JFK and arrived in Mexico City at 5:08 am later that same morning.
On December 19th, 2018 The US Marshal Service, District of Connecticut, took Duran into custody in Mexico City where he was extradited under an international extradition to Connecticut for the service of his outstanding warrant from 2014.
On December 19th, 2018 at approximately 8pm Fairfield Police Detectives took custody of Duran and transported him to Fairfield, Connecticut where he was formally charged with Home Invasion, Aggravated Sexual Assault 1st Degree, Strangulation 1st Degree, Assault 1st Degree, Unlawful Restraint 1st Degree, and Larceny 6th Degree. He was held on a court ordered bond.
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Submitted by: Lt. Robert Kalamaras Email: [email protected]