Two teens face charges in Wilmington park rapes

Two teens face charges in rape cases in Wilmington, Del. Credit: Google Images
Two teens face charges in rape cases in Wilmington, Del.
Credit: Google Images

Police have arrested two teenagers in connection with the rapes of two women in a Wilmington, Del., park in August.

The teens, ages 14 and 15 and both of Wilmington, were arrested last Thursday, NBC10 reports.

The 15-year-old boy has been charged with robbery and conspiracy and the 14-year-old boy with conspiracy. Sexual assault charges are pending against both teens.

The victims, ages 24 and 32, were attacked and raped in Kosciuszko Park about 7 p.m. on Aug. 29. A group of 10 to 12 boys approached the victims, then watched as the 14-year-old boy and 15-year-old boy assaulted, robbed and raped them.

Police told NBC10 the teens knew their victims and specifically targeted them for that reason. 



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