Newton Falls police: Man charged with rape of underage girl

Local News

Police are saying this involved a young girl on September 7

Mark William Thompson, charged with two counts of rape and one count of gross sexual imposition.

NEWTON FALLS, Ohio (WKBN) – Police say a man in Newton Falls is charged with the rape of an underage girl.

Mark William Thompson, 47, of Newton Falls, was arrested Wednesday. He is being held without bond in the Trumbull County Jail.

He is charged with two counts of rape and one count of gross sexual imposition.

According to a complaint filed in Newton Falls Municipal Court, Thompson is accused of having sexual intercourse with a minor while she was intoxicated and too impaired to consent. The complaint says his DNA was found inside the bra of a minor.

The alleged crime happened on September 7.

Thompson’s case has been bound over to a Trumbull County grand jury.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending on WKBN.com