Kokomo teen charged with rape

Officers charged a 14-year-old Kokomo boy Tuesday evening in the rape of a 14-year-old Kokomo girl.

The male, who was detained by officers in the 1300 block of South Union Street, was charged with rape, a level 3 felony, and strangulation, a level 6 felony, after being accused of the crimes by the alleged victim.

Kokomo Police Department Maj. Brian Seldon said the crime was alleged to have happened in a residence in the south side of Kokomo.

The case is under active investigation by KPD, Seldon said.

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