[UPDATED] Sekayi Rudo White Guilty of Raping Five Women and Trying to Rape a Sixth

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UPDATE, FEB. 2, 4:13 P.M.: A jury in Santa Ana today found
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Sekayi Rudo White guilty of raping five women and trying to rape a sixth.

The Lake Forest 33-year-old could get up to 119 years in state prison for the laundry list of felony charges and sentencing enhancements jurors hung on him.

Sentencing is scheduled for April 15.

Jurors found White guilty of 14 felony counts, including attempted rape and forcible rape for one woman; assault with the intent to commit rape, sexual battery by restraint and criminal threats for a second; forcible rape and dissuading a witness by force for a third; first-degree residential burglary of an inhabited dwelling and two counts of forcible rape for a fourth; forcible rape, criminal threats and first-degree residential burglary of an inhabited dwelling for a fifth; and forcible rape for the sixth woman.

The jury found true sentencing enhancements and allegations for sexual crimes against multiple victims, rape with the use of a deadly weapon, rape in the commission of a burglary, non-accomplice present during a residential burglary, personal use of a deadly weapon, use of a deadly weapon during a sexual offense, being armed with a deadly weapon during a sexual offense, and "crime-bail-crime"--meaning he committed a crime while out of custody on bail for another criminal case.


Yeah, 119 years sounds about right.

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Courtesy of Orange County District Attorney's Office
A lot of prison food may await Sekayi Rudo White.
ORIGINAL POST, JAN. 18, 8:05 A.M.: Authorities say 33-year-old Sekayi Rudo White, of Lake Forest, is a serial rapist who, if convicted of the laundry list of felony charges against him, should receive the maximum sentence of 119 years in prison.

Opening statements are scheduled to begin this morning in Santa Ana, where White will answer to charges he raped five women and tried to rape a sixth.

White faces: 14 felony counts including attempted rape and forcible rape for Jane Doe No. 1; assault with the intent to commit rape, sexual battery by restraint and criminal threats for Jane Doe No. 2; forcible rape and dissuading a witness by force for Jane Doe No. 3; first-degree residential burglary of an inhabited dwelling and two counts of forcible rape for Jane Doe No. 4; forcible rape, criminal threats and first-degree residential burglary of an inhabited dwelling for Jane Doe No. 5; and forcible rape for Jane Doe No. 6.

He has also been slapped with sentencing enhancements and allegations for sexual crimes against multiple victims, rape with the use of a deadly weapon, rape in the commission of a burglary, non-accomplice present during a residential burglary, personal use of a deadly weapon, use of a deadly weapon during a sexual offense, being armed with a deadly weapon during a sexual offense, and crime-bail-crime (which means he allegedly committed a crime while out of custody on bail for another criminal case).

Here is the Orange County district attorney's office's breakdown of the incidents that led to the charges:

Jane Doe No. 1
On Aug. 13, 2006, White is accused of meeting 22-year-old Jane Doe No. 1 at a bar in Huntington Beach. He is accused of driving Jane Doe No. 1 to his home in Lake Forest and taking her inside. The victim passed out and later woke up in the defendant's bed with the defendant on top of her. He is accused of removing the victim's pants and panties and unsuccessfully attempting to rape her. Sometime later, White is accused of forcibly raping Jane Doe No. 1. He is accused of then dropping her off at a convenience store, where her friend picked her up.

Jane Doe No. 2
On Dec. 23, 2005, White is accused of meeting 44-year-old Jane Doe No. 2 at a bar at the Irvine Spectrum. The defendant is accused of offering the victim a ride home. He is accused of driving Jane Doe No. 2 to her Newport Beach apartment and asking to go inside to use the restroom. White is accused of going into the restroom, and then coming out naked with his penis erect. He is accused of pinning the victim down and fondling her breasts as he attempted to remove her pants. White is accused of threatening to kill her if she told anyone about the attack. Jane Doe No. 2 screamed, and the defendant is accused of grabbing his clothes and fleeing the scene.

White was arrested and charged in October 2006 for the crimes against Jane Doe No. 1 and Jane Doe No. 2. He is accused of posting $250,000 bail and raping Jane Doe No. 3 while out of custody.

Jane Doe No. 3
On March 31, 2007, White is accused of going to a bar in Lake Forest, where 28-year-old Jane Doe No. 3 was celebrating her birthday. The victim had met the defendant a few months prior. At approximately 2:30 a.m. on April 1, 2007, Jane Doe No. 3 was dropped off at home by a friend. White is accused of showing up at the victim's home and knocking on her door. The victim, who was intoxicated due to alcohol consumption, opened the door, and White is accused of entering. Jane Doe No. 3 passed out in her bed. When the victim woke up, White is accused of forcibly raping her as she struggled and told him to stop. The victim punched White in the face and was able to get up and attempt to call 911. White is accused of following Jane Doe No. 3 and stopping her from calling the police. The victim ran outside and called 911 from a neighbor's home.

The defendant was re-arrested and charged April 4, 2007, with the rape of Jane Doe No. 3. The Orange County district attorney's office issued a press release about White that day, and several media publicized the case. As a result of the media coverage, three additional victims who had previously been frightened to report the crimes against them came forward to police.

Jane Doe No. 4
Jane Doe No. 4 met and began dating White in 2006 when she was 22 years old. In February 2007, White is accused of beginning to send threatening messages to the victim and spying on her by peering through the blinds into her home. On Feb. 21, 2007, White is accused of breaking into Jane Doe No. 4's home when she was alone, pushing the victim to the ground, and stepping on her chest as he removed her pants and panties. He is accused of forcibly raping the victim as he held a large hunting knife to her neck.

Jane Doe No. 5
Jane Doe No. 5 was renting a room from Jane Doe No. 4. The victim frequently locked her bedroom door using an eye-hook because she had seen White in the apartment before and was alarmed by his aggressive behavior toward her roommate. One night in January 2007, Jane Doe No. 5 locked her bedroom door and went to sleep. White is accused of breaking the lock off the door, entering the bedroom and forcibly raping Jane Doe No. 5. He is accused of threatening to kill her if she reported the rape.

Jane Doe No. 6
White is accused of meeting 22-year-old Jane Doe No. 6 in driving school in 2002. Sometime between August and September 2002, White is accused of picking the victim up for a date. White is accused of taking Jane Doe No. 6 to a hotel in Santa Ana and forcibly raping her. The victim does not recall drinking alcohol or entering the hotel and was temporarily unconscious when she awoke to being raped. White is accused of refusing to stop despite the victim telling him to get off her. After the rape, the defendant is accused of harassing Jane Doe No. 6 by showing up at her work and home.

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tom
tom

Can only hope he's raped twice as many times in prison. What a coward!

louis revilla
louis revilla

This fool thought with his "l'il brain, like so many other scumbag rapists. Now he will pay.

But... maybe if he had only waited a while these women (maybe not all) would have "given it up" willingly?I mean, it is likely that they are all white women (based on where they live). He did not have a problem "meeting them at bars" and taking them home the same night.He got too jumpy. The women obviously "wanted some," they just wanted to "do it" the "right way."

Now this trash goes to prison. Hopefully it was worth it fool?Has any of these idiots heard of DNA?

louis revilla
louis revilla

What kind of name is that? Does anyone know?

Slap
Slap

I wonder if Matt's fingers cramped up after typing that massive list of charges. 119 years seems a bit light actually but what's going to happen to him when he gets to prison should make up for it. If you don't know I'll put it lightly, people like him are used for currency in prison

Bill T.
Bill T.

It actually costs more to go through the execution process than to support these scum. Also, supposedly iron-clad convictions are being overturned on nearly a daily basis (I'm not commenting on his conviction, I don't know what the quality of evidence may or may not have been). Do you not think he had at least an idea what the penalty for his actions might be? Doesn't look to me like he was the least bit deterred.

briansays
briansays

pattern here is cruising bars and drunk women leaving with him even though they just met himteachable momentladies exercise some judgement

Enjoy that vacation Sekayi
Enjoy that vacation Sekayi

Please add a little more tax to my bill. The thought of what this animal is going to receive every day in prison is worth every penny of my money. I'd be pissed if he was executed. Prisons need sex toys too!

WhatAsurprise
WhatAsurprise

Now our tax dollars are going to give this scumbag three meals a day and a roof over his head. When will we wake up and put aside political correctness, in an effort to restore our country to the great nation it once was.

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