BROOKLYN - Police have charged the man suspected in a string of home invasions and sex assaults in Greenpoint and Williamsburg.
According to authorities, Edgar Marrero first attacked and raped a woman at her Berry Street apartment Monday night before running off with her iPod.
They say the 24-year-old then headed to Engert Street where he tried to rape another woman, but her husband chased him away.
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Marrero then followed a third woman into her apartment on Nassau Avenue and allegedly tried to rape her too. Police say the victim’s roommate intervened, but Marrero got away with a laptop.
Charges against Marrero include rape, attempted rape, burglary, forcible touching and sexual abuse.