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Man arrested in February rape near Brooklyn College

Friday, May 17, 2013

After a three-month manhunt, police have made an arrest for a sexual assault that happened near the campus of Brooklyn College.

Eric Dancy, 25, of Brooklyn, faces a slew of charges including rape and robbery.

Police say he's the man caught on surveillance video just before 10 a.m. February 2, right after a 22-year-old woman was dragged into an alleyway in Flatbush.

The incident happend at East 27th Street and Glenwood Road.

In the alley, Dancy allegedly raped the woman at gunpoint before stealing her property and fleeing the scene.

Dancy is charged with rape, criminal sex act, robbery, unlawful imprisonment, assault, criminal possession of stolen property and sex abuse.

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