Authorities say a man involved in violent crimes against "five female victims" was arrested Tuesday.

Adrian Baliani, 22, faces four counts of sexual assault, three counts of sexual abuse and four counts of stalking, Tucson police said, adding that all five victims were all known to Baliani.

The first crime was reported in February, the department said.

Tuesday's arrest was made with help from the U.S. Marshals Violent Offender Task Force.

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Shaq is a public safety reporter and the Road Runner columnist, keeping readers up to date on transportation news. In 2017, he started as an apprentice and later worked part-time until graduating from the UA and being offered a full-time position in 2018.