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Wake Forest kidnapping, rape suspect arrested, officials say

Posted July 28

Kennedy Marquez Beltran

— Wake County deputies arrested a man who is accused of kidnapping and raping a woman on Wednesday night.

Kennedy Marquez Beltran, 19, was found and arrested on Thursday evening, according to the Wake Forest officials. Beltran was being held in the Wake County Detention Center.

Beltran was charged with second-degree rape, three counts of second-degree sexual offense, kidnapping, assault by strangulation, assault on a female and communicating threats.

Beltran and the victim knew each other, police said.


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