Detectives have identified and obtained an arrest warrant for a fourth man wanted in the case of a woman that was sexually assaulted after using social media to solicit prostitution.
Paul Layton Singleton, Jr., an 18-year-old Beaumont resident, is one of six men accused of sexually assaulting a Houston area woman after she placed an ad on backpage.com soliciting prostitution. During the arranged meeting in Beaumont, the men forced her into a house and sexually assaulted her. Detectives have previously arrested three other men charged with the attack.
Singleton has three outstanding felony warrants, one for aggravated sexual assault, one for aggravated kidnapping, and one for aggravated robbery.
If anyone knows Singleton’s whereabouts, please phone the non-emergency line of our 911 Communications Center at 409-832-1234. People may also leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS. If your information leads to the arrest of Singleton, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.
Sgt. Rob Flores, Jr.