Police arrest suspect in rape near LSU

Baton Rouge Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a rape attack that took place near LSU on November 29th.

Police apprehended 18-yr-old Allan Hernandez just before midnight on Friday.  He was booked in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison early Saturday morning and charged with Aggravated Rape and Aggravated Burglary.

Hernandez was connected to the crime through DNA samples he provided during questioning.  He is also a potential suspect in an attack on a 20-yr-old victim that happened on November 22nd on Lee Drive.

We will have more information as this story develops.

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