Suspect Nabbed for Kissimmee Crime Series

KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- The Osceola County Sheriff's Department arrested a suspect in the July 11 robbery of a Massachusetts couple and the rape of the woman at the Park Inn International in Kissimmee the same day.

Area officials here have been trying to solve a series of robberies and rapes against tourists since last January.

The suspect, Eugene Holsten Jr., 34, a Kissimmee-area resident, also was charged in connection with a robbery and sexual assault on two local women, according to local police.

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