Police arrest man accused of raping teen girl

Police arrest man accused of raping teen girl

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A man wanted in connection with a rape that happened in May was arrested Monday.

Damien Thompson, 36, of Baton Rouge, is accused of raping a 16-year-old girl May 2, 2015.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said Thompson was linked to the crime through DNA.

He was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a charge of forcible rape. No bond was set.

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