MOSCOW, Idaho – A Washington State University professor has been arrested for felony rape of a teenage girl.
Andrew Appleton, 51, of Moscow was arrested by Moscow police Tuesday on a charge of felony rape, after the alleged victim came forward.
His bond was set at $100,000 during a court appearance Wednesday in Moscow.
An associate professor [...]
A Springfield, Ohio man accused of rape was shot in the face by the alleged victim. Duane Portman Sr, 44, appeared in a Clark County courtroom Friday and pleaded not guilty to the rape charge.
Portman is accused of raping an employee at the Labelz 4 Less store in Springfield.
Portman also works at the store [...]
Murrieta, CA – A convicted felon who allegedly sexually assaulted a Murrieta woman twice — leaving her house and returning the same day — must stand trial on rape and other charges, a judge ruled on Tuesday Aug. 7.
Frank Wyatt Kelly, 38, could face life in prison if convicted of two counts each of forcible [...]
TWIN FALLS, Idaho — An Idaho man is charged with soliciting men to rape his wife through a posting in the “casual encounters” section of Craigslist.
The 32-year-old Twin Falls man was arraigned Monday on charges of solicitation of rape and burglary. His bail was set at $100,000. The Associated Press is withholding his name to [...]
OAKDALE, CA — It has been more than 13 years since the city’s police investigated a brazen sexual attack on a woman by a stranger, but a 16-year-old girl reported this week that she was abducted and raped while walking home from summer school.
The alleged victim was alone Wednesday when she said she was [...]
Redding, CA – A 27-year-old Redding man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of rape and other charges after he allegedly held a woman captive inside his apartment and beat and raped her at gunpoint.
Jermaine Justin Barkley was booked into Shasta County jail in lieu of $500,000 bail after being arrested on suspicion of rape, false [...]
NITRO, W.Va. — A South Charleston man was arrested Tuesday morning after surveillance video showed him severely beating his girlfriend in a parking lot near the Mardi Gras Hotel and Casino, police said.
Jay Jerry Hunter, 33, was arrested and charged with malicious wounding, domestic violence, driving on a revoked license and possession of a controlled [...]
PAWTUCKET, R.I. — A Pawtucket, Rhode Island, man has been arrested after a Massachusetts teen told her guidance counselor that he arranged for another man to repeatedly rape her when she was 11.
The Providence Journal reports that John Rainey, a relative of the alleged victim, was arrested Thursday and charged with three counts of conspiracy [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, NM – A routine traffic stop helped net an accused child predator.
An Albuquerque police officer intended to hand over a simple traffic ticket to Eberardo Valdez, 32, Monday afternoon.
But when his 14-year old passenger started acting suspicious, the case took a serious turn.
The teen dropped a bombshell on the officer when she [...]
One Sunday morning last February, a 19-year-old Marquette University student tearfully reported to campus security officers that she had been raped.
The officers were legally bound to report that allegation to Milwaukee police. They didn’t. They told the student they didn’t know whether a crime had been committed because the alleged encounter began as consensual.
Result: No [...]