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04-30-2016, 05:43 AM

Suspect charged in rape


Saturday, April 30, 2016

A Rocky Mount man was arrested Thursday night in connection with the rape of an acquaintance in March.

Travis Santel Horne, 27, of the 700 block of Kingston Avenue in Rocky Mount, was charged with second-degree forcible rape and first-degree burglary. He was jailed in Nash County under a $100,000 secured bond.

According to police reports, a 26-year-old woman called police around midnight on March 18 to report an assault. The victim said Horne forced his way into her home and sexually assaulted her before fleeing the scene. She was treated at Nash General Hospital.