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10-22-2015, 09:21 AM

Newark rape suspect arrested
Updated: October 22, 2015, 11:12 am


NEWARK, Ohio (WCMH) — Newark police say they have a suspect in custody after this weekend’s reported rape and abduction of a teenager.

In a Facebook post, police said the suspect is from the Newark area and has prior convictions.

Police arrested 31-year-old Roger Black and charged him with rape, kidnapping, and violating parole.

According to a criminal complaint, the incident happened on October 17 on the 200 block of East Main Street.

The victim, 18, wasn’t able to give police much of a description other than that the male suspect was in a blue smaller SUV.