Delaware man, 18, charged with burglary, assault, rape
NEWARK, Del. - September 6, 2012 (WPVI) -- An 18-year-old Delaware man is behind bars, charged with burglary, assault and sexually assaulting a minor.
Daquan Stevenson of Newark is being held on $70,000 bail.
Police say on Tuesday at 10:00 p.m. Stevenson walked into the home of a 21-year-old acquaintance, began scuffling with the man, then hit him on the head with a handgun, knocking the man unconscious.
Investigators say Stevenson was searching for drugs.
Police arrested Stevenson Wednesday and charged him with the burglary and assault.
Stevenson was also charged with 3 counts of rape in connection with a sexual assault that was reported in July.
Police say Stevenson had become involved in a relationship with a 14-year-old girl and had sex with the girl in his home.
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