A rodeo carnival worker was arrested on Sunday in Texas by the U.S. Marshals Service in connection with a January 7 abduction and rape of his Tucson girlfriend.
Glen Leo Gagnon, 52, was taken into custody without a fuss at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo carnival on Sunday.
Gagnon's now being held in the Bexar County Jail on one count of kidnapping.
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He's expected to be extradited to Tucson to face charges stemming from the assault of his ex-girlfriend. Police say Gagnon bound, raped and sodomized the woman at knifepoint before locking her in the trunk of her car.
Somehow, the victim managed to escape after a few hours and called police.
Gagnon had also been employed as a carnival worker in Corpus Christi, authorities said.
"The ability to reach across state lines and request assistance in a timely manner is the key to apprehending these kinds of criminals," said Robert Almonte, U.S. Marshal for the Western District of Texas, in a written statement.