POSTED: Tuesday, August 16, 2011 - 10:34am
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 23, 2011 - 9:07am
SUNLAND PARK- A man has been arrested for stabbing and sexually assaulting his 16-year-old ex-girlfriend this morning.
19-year-old Nathan Allen Canarza has been charged with attempted murder, criminal sexual penetration, and several other charges.
Police say Canarza broke into the home of his ex-girlfriend, stabbed and raped her, then fled the house. The victim who was bleeding profusely was discovered by her mother inside a restroom of the home. She was transported to University Medical Center in El Paso.
His bond was set at $150,000.