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Police: Statesville man arrested for 2nd degree rape

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STATESVILLE, NC (WBTV) -

A Statesville man was arrested on a second degree rape charge after an investigation into a sexual assault, according to the Statesville Police Department.

Early Thursday morning, officers responded to Wallace Springs Road in regards to a sexual assault.

Once on scene, they were informed that a female victim had been sexually assaulted by an acquaintance at a home on Forest Hollow Drive, the report states.

The victim was taken to a local medical facility for treatment and examination. Investigators also responded to the scene to conduct a follow up investigation.   

As a result of the investigation, Jose Lizcano, 40, of Statesville, was arrested and charged with second degree rape.

He was taken to the Iredell County Jail on no bond.

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