The defendant was in court facing a preliminary hearing on the original rape charges when prosecutors added an additional charge of trying to solicit someone to kill the alleged victim
Exactly what happened to her remains unknown
The bear was spotted in that area shortly after midnight before wandering back to the open space north of the city
She is also accused of identity theft and is on probation for other crimes
The suspect has a long criminal record including assault with a deadly weapon, vehicle theft and indications of gang-related crimes.
Ventura police said Wednesday he was found safe
A second suspect in connection with the robbery at The Collection Sunday remains at large.