Accused rapist's trial set to begin
July 20, 2018 06:58 AM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The trial for a man accused of raping a woman with a learning disability is set to start today.
Eli Kronenanker has been charged with two counts of criminal sexual penetration. Police say he met the 21-year-old woman, who functions educationally as an 11-year-old, through a social media site called "Meetme.com."
Kronenanker is accused of taking the woman to his apartment where he sexually assaulted her.
His trial, in this case, is set to begin at 9 a.m.
Kronenanker is also accused in another case of sexual assault. Police say he kidnapped and sexually assaulted a Rio Rancho teenager back in 2013.
This is a developing story. Stay with KOB.com for updates.
Updated: July 20, 2018 06:58 AM
Created: July 20, 2018 06:41 AM
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