Two Accused of Sexually Assaulting Kidnapping Victim in Polk County
The Polk County Sheriff's Office says two men are in custody after they allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted a woman. 28 year-old Des Moines resident Marques Robinson and 27 year-old Illinois man Derion Causey are each being held on charges of kidnapping and assault causing injury with intent to commit sex abuse. On Saturday morning, authorities discovered a vehicle parked in Altoona with a strong odor of marijuana. Causey, Robinson, and the victim were inside the vehicle. Authorities said the female in the car told them she had been sexually assaulted by the two men at a nearby location in Polk County. The victim was transported to a local hospital.