On Sunday, the Hays Police Department received two separate reports of multiple sexual assaults that had occurred during the last nine months.

Two female victims, one 28 and one 27, reported they had been sexually assaulted by an acquaintance. The victims were sexually assaulted at different times and locations.

On Sunday, the Hays Police Department arrested 27-year-old Aaron Michael John Shippy on two counts of rape and aggravated sodomy.

Shippy is considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.