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Fayetteville Man Charged With Rape

Posted April 18, 2003 1:30 a.m. EDT

— A Fayetteville man is in jail, facing sexual assault and robbery charges.

Sheriff's detectives arrested Carlos Omar Hernandez, 25, Thursday. He was charged with one count of 2nd-degree rape, one count of 1st-degree burglary and one count of 2nd-degree sex offense.

Officials said on March 29, Hernandez allegedly entered the residence of a woman he knew, forced his way into her bedroom, and physically and sexually assaulted her.

Hernandez is being held in the Cumberland County Detention Center without bond.