Wednesday, October 28, 2009

ME Television host Saucido arrested on sexual assault charges

paul saucido mugshotAustin television personality Paul Saucido was arrested this morning and charged with two felony counts of sexual assault, Austin 360 is reporting. The Austin 360 story, found here, says that Saucido allegedly assaulted a woman in a restroom at a party last month. He again assaulted the woman, who had passed out, later that night, according to the 360 story.

Saucido is the host of Sonido Boombox on ME Television, the local music channel. He also manages the blog Latino Slant, which up until a few weeks ago was known as Saucido Slant.

He was booked this morning at Travis County Jail. Bail has not been set.

Read the full story here.

UPDATE: According to Fox 7, Saucido's bail is set at $40,000. Read more here.

UPDATE#2: Much more info from local CBS affiliate at WeAreAustin.com here.

UPDATE#3: Most detailed story so far is at KXAN here.

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2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Bail is actually 80,000 since he has 2 charges and each bond is set at 40l...

Anonymous said...

Wow! KXAN has about 43 comments. This guy seems to have more enemies than friends. \m/