Booking Photo of Richard James Soria
by: Donald Cyphers Investigative reporter
Syndicated by: Montana News
Billings woman assaulted, raped by a burglar who entered her home.
Richard James Soria from Bozeman Montana was arrested and charged in Yellowstone County for aggravated sexual intercourse, Attempted sexual intercourse, Aggravated burglary, Strangulation, PFMA, Criminal destruction of a communication device and Violation of no contact order.
According to a NO-Contact Order, the mother and her three children were listed as protected parties and were listed in the no-contact order.
It clearly states in that order that Soria, cannot come within 1,500 feet of the women's residence.
On July 30, 2018, Billings Police Officer Boeckel was dispatched to a home in the area of Terry Ave.
Officer Boekel spoke to the woman who showed the Officer where Soria had broken into her home, and how he kicked her in the face. According to the police report# 18-52141, the woman was bleeding heavily.
Billings Police Office Milam conferred with Billings Police Officer Boeckel about the back door. The back door appeared to have been pried open with a knife, which was later recovered laying near the area on the ground outside of the door.
The woman gave a statement to Officer Boeckel at the Billings Clinic. She stated that she was the protected party in the no-contact order that was given to her by Judge Kolar.
Both the woman and Soria had been separated for about one year she stated. This particular day was a Thursday and after she got off of work she attended the Alive After Five Event which was being held downtown.
Later she went out to have dinner with her friends. When she got home which was about 12:00 midnight, she put her children to bed and then went to her bedroom to sleep.
The woman stated to police that she had been awoken by a person trying to enter her bedroom from the outside through a sliding glass door. She screamed she stated and called 911. Richar Soria did gain access into her bedroom. His face was bloody, and he was mad acting. Before she was able to completely dial 911 he grabbed her phone and placed it in his pocket she stated.
Richar Soria removed her shirt and underwear. He then forcibly pinned her to the bed and stuck his entire hand inside of her vigina the woman whose initials are B.H. stated to the police that he yelled at her "Is this how you like to get fucked." and "Is this how your new guy fucks you?" all this time he had his whole hand inside of vagina.
Richard Soria then took his hand out of her vagina and the started to stretch her labia causing B.H. a lot of pain.
Soria then took his penis and tried to insert it into her vagina, but he could not penetrate her vagina because he was unable to get an erection.
his made Richard Soria, even more, angered, Soria got off of the woman and was kicking her in the nose, causing her nose to bleed and swell. Crawling back on top of the woman Soria then placed his hands around her neck and choked her out.
When the woman awoke, she was completely naked and laying near her were large chunks of hair on the floor. All three children were in the house at the time of the attack, but none of the children were injured. The woman got dressed gather her children up and then headed over to a neighbor's home to call the police.