NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk police are currently searching for a suspect charged in connection to a rape that reportedly happened this past weekend.
Police say they’re withholding the 22-year-old man’s name until he’s arrested, but say he is accused of raping a 22-year-old woman at a party in the 1300 block of 37th Street the night of Sept. 1. The young woman’s father reported the case to police around 4:45 p.m. on Sept. 2.
The woman told police she had been drinking and a man she knew sexually assaulted her.
Norfolk police are leading the investigation and say the man is a wanted fugitive.
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