Lynchburg Police Make an Arrest in Alleged Rape

Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg police have arrested a man suspected of raping a stranger over the weekend.

Trevere Lamar Gray is charged with rape and assault and battery.

Detective Collin Byrne says it happened just after 9 p.m. on the 1700 block of Park Avenue.

The alleged victim says she was grabbed from behind and pushed into an alley.

At this point, officers don't believe it's connected to another rape on Liggates Road, but it has not been ruled out.