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Huntingburg Man Charged With Rape, Criminal Confinement

An investigation by the Jasper Police Department led to the arrest of a Huntingburg man on charges of Rape, Criminal Confinement, and Battery.

Posted: Sep 15, 2020 10:04 AM
Updated: Sep 15, 2020 1:42 PM

A Huntingburg, Indiana man is facing charges of Rape, Criminal Confinement, and Battery after an investigation that was conducted by the Jasper Police Department.

JPD officers were contacted by Memorial Hospital on Saturday morning where an adult female who was involved in a sexual assault was being treated.

Police say an investigation led them to determine that 31-year-old Francisco J. Perez of Huntingburg had had sexually assaulted the female at a home in Jasper late Friday night.

They say Perez was found at the Dubois County Work Release Center.

Perez was arrested and charged with Rape, a Level 3 Felony, Criminal Confinement, a Level 6 Felony, and Battery, a Class A Misdemeanor.

He remains in the Dubois County Jail on a $20,000 bond.

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