TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The Pima County Sheriff's Department have arrested 31-year-old Chris Thomas Gomez, as the suspect in a sexual assault on a female Uber driver, according to a recent release.
Detectives with the Sex Crimes Unit identified Gomez as the suspect and confronted him on Wednesday.
PCSD deputies in the Rincon District responded to a call at 5 a.m. on Saturday, July 16 about a sexual assault. According to PCSD the Uber driver told deputies she picked up a male customer in the 2700 block of West Avenida Azhar and was sexually assaulted by him after reaching his destination near the 7000 block of East Sunrise Drive.
Gomez was booked into the Pima County Adult Detention Complex and faces one count of sexual assault.