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Police: Man charged after victim reports waking up to suspect on top of her in Buncombe Co. home

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Anthony Garcia (Source: Asheville PD) Anthony Garcia (Source: Asheville PD)
ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Police said an Asheville man has been charged in connection with two breaking and entering cases where a female victim woke up to him on top of her in her bed.

According to officials with the Asheville Police Department, Anthony Ray Garcia of Asheville was charged with 2 counts of attempted rape on January 2. 

Police said those charges are in addition to charges from December 21, 2017 for 2 counts of 1st degree burglary, 2 counts of sexual battery, breaking and entering to terrorize or injure, and assault on a female. 

Officers said Garcia was also charged with 3 counts of pretrial release violation on December 22. 

He is currently being held at the Buncombe County Detention Center on a $335,000 bond.

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