Man arrested in Assumption Parish rape
ASSUMPTION PARISH- A Plattenville man is accused of raping a woman in her own home.
The victim says Farrantee Alexis showed up at the front door of her Assumption Parish home Thursday night. She says when she opened the door, the 34-year-old pushed his way into her house.
She says once got inside, Alexis forced her into the back bedroom where he allegedly raped her. She stated she told him several times "to stop and get off of her."
After the incident the victim immediately called 911 and deputies responded to the scene.
The woman was taken to Assumption Community Hospital where she was treated and released.
According to the Assumption Parish Sherriff's Office, admitted to having sex with the victim but said it was consensual.
Alexis was booked on a Judicial Arrest Warrant on Friday, January 27, 2012 and charged with one count of Simple Rape. His Bond was set at $50,000 and has since posted bond.
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