Alamance SVU unit arrests, books local man on sexual assault charges

On Sunday morning October 11, 2020, at 6:58 a.m., Deputies received a report of Sexual Assault. Contact was made by phone with the victim who agreed to meet Deputies at the Sheriff’s Office. The victim told Deputies that she was sexually assaulted by a man who she knows that had called her needing a ride to his residence. She identified the suspect as Roberto Barrios-Armas. The victim stated that when they arrived at Mr. Barrios-Armas’ residence, she was assaulted. Investigators from the Special Victim Unit (SVU) took over the investigation. During the day, interviews continued and contact was made with Mr. Barrios-Armas. The investigation concluded with the arrest of Mr. Barrios-Armas who was booked into the Alamance County Detention Center later the same day at 4:51 p.m.

On Sunday morning October 11, 2020, at 6:58 a.m., Deputies received a report of Sexual Assault. Contact was made by phone with the victim who agreed to meet Deputies at the Sheriff’s Office.

The victim told Deputies that she was sexually assaulted by a man who she knows that had called her needing a ride to his residence. She identified the suspect as Roberto Barrios-Armas. The victim stated that when they arrived at Mr. Barrios-Armas’ residence, she was assaulted.

Investigators from the Special Victim Unit (SVU) took over the investigation. During the day, interviews continued and contact was made with Mr. Barrios-Armas.

The investigation concluded with the arrest of Mr. Barrios-Armas who was booked into the Alamance County Detention Center later the same day at 4:51 p.m.

Name:                  Roberto Barrios-Armas W/M/22

Address:              2427 Carolina Rd.            (not the victim’s address)

                                Burlington, N.C.

Charge:                 1 count - Felony Second Degree Forcible Rape

Bond:                    $50,000 Secure