Man arrested, charged with 3rd-degree rape, police say

The Baton Rouge Police Department said a man was arrested and charged with third-degree rape and second-degree battery on Saturday, Dec. 3.
Published: Dec. 4, 2022 at 11:11 AM CST|Updated: Dec. 4, 2022 at 10:56 PM CST

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department said a man was arrested and charged with third-degree rape and second-degree battery on Saturday, Dec. 3.

According to police, the arrest of Brandon Collins, 32, came after an alleged sexual assault at an apartment on Boulevard De Province.

The documents show that Collins is also accused of punching the victim in her face and mouth before slamming her into a wall. The victim suffered a dislocated shoulder as a result, according to the arrest documents.

The victim met with police at a hospital and told them about the alleged incidents, the arrest documents show.

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