Man deported 5 times found guilty of sexually assaulting multiple women in Austin

Nicodemo Coria-Gonzalez. (Photo: Austin Police Department)

Austin police say Nicodemo Coria-Gonzalez would take women to a secluded area he called “his garden” to rape and beat them.

One victim was stabbed, another had gasoline poured on her, and a 68-year-old woman was kidnapped and raped.

On Thursday, a Travis County jury found Coria guilty by of sexual assault, four counts of aggravated sexual assault, two counts of aggravated kidnapping, robbery, aggravated assault causing bodily injury, and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

According to the U.S. Immigration Customs Enforcement, he has been deported to Mexico five times.

The sentencing phase began Thursday afternoon. This developing story will be updated.

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