Las Vegas, Nevada 2021-07-27 16:00:00 –
Las Vegas (FOX5)-A man accused of threatening to rape and kill a Las Vegas woman refused to attend court on Tuesday.
Christopher Sambus, 40, faces exacerbation of stalking and burglary attempts after a video circulates on a man’s social media at a woman’s door in Las Vegas, knocking and threatening him. ..
At around 8:38 pm on July 21, Las Vegas police received a call from a suspicious person, LVMPD police officer Misael Parra told FOX5.
The video shows a man approaching the front door of her house near Las Vegas Boulevard and Charleston. Upon arriving at the door, he repeatedly asks, “Are you sure? I have some questions for you.”
The woman said she did not interact with the man during the incident. According to the arrest report, the woman said she believed that Sambus saw her through the kitchen window before knocking on the door. The woman told police she was able to call her husband from inside the house to warn her of the incident.
The woman’s husband, after sticking for a few minutes, used the intercom system to ask the man’s identity as he walked away from the door.
“who are you?”
The man looks into the camera, says he’s looking for a woman inside, and advises him to “rape and kill her.” He repeats the threat again, telling the woman’s husband that he has a knife and a gun.
After a while, he left the dwelling again and continued to soliloquy inconsistent ideas.
LVMPD said Sumbs was eventually arrested by the Deputy Marshal. Police said Sambus was initially imprisoned as John Doe without revealing his identity. According to the arrest report, Sambus only identified himself as the “Holy Spirit.”
According to prison records, Sambus was sought after by a warrant from another state. According to the second arrest report, a warrant from Los Angeles County, California called for Sambus. The report didn’t elaborate on what Sumbs wanted.
The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office in Minnesota also issued a Sanbus warrant on October 9, 2020 for probation violations. According to warrant records, Sambus was previously arrested in Minnesota on two charges of assault, one of which was a felony.
According to court records, Sumbs was not present at the hearing on July 23. At the hearing, Sumbs was denied bail. According to court records, Sambu refused to be transferred to court on Tuesday. He will return to court on Thursday.
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