Man arrested in 15-year-old’s rape case


ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – Roswell police have made an arrest in the rape of a 15-year-old girl who says she was forced into a van.

The girl says 47-year-old Carmen Manuel Pinchilla got her in the van, got her drunk then drugged her then raped her.

Investigators say they found Pinchilla’s phone number in the girl’s pocket, but it’s unclear how she got it.

He is an illegal immigrant and is being held without bond.

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