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Rape charge filed in Culpeper County
A midnight disturbance at a trailer park resulted in a rape charge being filed against a 37-year-old Culpeper man.
Culpeper town police officer Jeff O’Neill was dispatched to Sleepy Hollow Trailer Park a few minutes after midnight Thursday and reported hearing the sound of a woman in distress.
According to town public information officer Wally Bunker, O’Neill, aided by Detective Brittany Jenkins, arrested Andres Garcia Morales following a preliminary investigation.
The alleged victim, a 23-year-old Orange woman, was taken to Culpeper Regional Hospital, where she was examined and treated for minor injuries, Bunker said.