UPDATE: Man arrested in sexual assault case had previously been to massage parlor, report says

UPDATE APRIL 25: The victim told police that the man accused of sexual assault had previously come into the massage parlor and had asked her friend and coworker for sex. 

According to his arrest report, Nicholas Pino rang the front door to the business and the victim granted him access to the business. He began to walk around the business and eventually walked into the backroom. 

The arrest report states Pino then asked the victim for sex, which she declined. The victim told police that Pino then grabbed her by her throat and dragged her into the restroom before proceeding to rape her. 

He then left the restroom and ran out of the business. The woman then went to a next door business and they called police. 

An anonymous tip led police to arrest Pino. Police found the clothing that matched what was seen in the surveillance video. 

UPDATE APRIL 19: Soon after the release of surveillance video from this crime, detectives received information about a possible suspect. Through the course of the investigation, detectives identified 22-year-old Nicholas Pino as the suspect in this case. 

Pino was located at a residence in Henderson and was taken into custody without incident. He was transported to the Clark County Detention Center where he currently faces charges of sexual assault (2 counts), battery to commit sexual assault (2 counts) and kidnapping. 


On April 16, Las Vegas officers investigated a report of sexual assault at a business on the 4100 Block of South Sandhill Road, near Flamingo.

Detectives learned that a woman was alone when a man came into the business. Police said the man asked her if she was the only one in the store before grabbing her and committing the sexual assault.

The man proceeded to leave the business in a white sedan.

Detectives describe the man as a white or Asian adult in his early 20s, approximately 5 feet 8 inches, and with a slim build. The man had brown hair, was clean shaven, and was described as having acne. 

He was last seen wearing glasses, blue jeans, and a black T-shirt with the letters SWS in large letters inside of a red circle on the front of the shirt. 

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