Police: Man charged with rape after abducting woman from a restaurant

Posted on: 1:22 pm, February 21, 2012, by , updated on: 02:21pm, February 21, 2012

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CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – A man is charged with abduction and rape after taking a woman from a Richmond restaurant, according to Chesterfield Police spokeswoman Elizabeth Caroon.

Caroon said Francisco Salaz-lopez, 34, abducted a woman from Latino Fe Saber, a restaurant at 4644 Jefferson Davis Highway in South Richmond, earlier this month.

Salaz-lopez forced the woman into a car, drove her to a home in Chesterfield where she was sexually assaulted, Caroon said.

The woman was able to escape and call for help.