Former Basketball Player Charged in Lock Haven Rapes
Police say Wilson threatened the women with a knife.
Thursday, Feb 19, 2009 Updated at 8:37 AM EDT
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. -- A 23-year-old Philadelphia man is accused of attacking three Lock Haven University students in their apartment, raping two of them.
Domenique Thomas Wilson, a former freshman basketball player at Lock Haven University according to the Daily News, denied involvment in the Feb. 1 attack when arraigned Wednesday.
Police allege that Wilson entered the apartment and held them against their will for several hours. Police say he threatened them with a knife, sexually assaulted two of them, took ATM cards and later withdrew money from their bank accounts.
Wilson was arrested Friday on an unrelated warrant. A judge ruled at the arraignment that he should be held without bail. Public Defender Dave Lindsay is to handle his defense.
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