Man charged in Brown Line sex assault

October 20, 2013 7:22:28 AM PDT
A convicted sex offender is charged with sexually assaulting a woman on a CTA train.

Angel Echevarria, 37, of the 2600 block of N. Harding, is charged with criminal sexual abuse and force. Authorities say he attacked a woman Tuesday on a CTA Brown Line train, and the victim later identified Echevarria. Police say he has was previously convicted of sexually abusing a minor.

Echevarria was taken into custody in the 900 block of West Fullerton Thursday.