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Bond set at $400k for Lyft driver accused of sexual assault

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Posted at 2:32 PM, Jul 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-30 15:33:04-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Komlanvi Avitso is charged with First Degree Sexual assault and a second count where the victim was mentally or physically incapable of giving consent. A judge set his bond at $400,000 Tuesday.

Omaha Police arrested him Friday on suspicion of sexually assaulting an Omaha woman.

The alleged incident took place in May.

Police say Avitso's DNA ties him to the crime.

Avitso is scheduled to be back in court on September 4th.

Lyft driver arrested on suspicion of sexual assault