Arrest made in rape of woman in converted bus

10:36 PM, Jun 17, 2011   |    comments
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Tampa, Florida - DNA has tied a man with a lengthy criminal record to the rape of a woman in a converted bus near Ybor City last month, Tampa Police said late Friday night.

They have arrested Charles Newbold, 28, saying DNA recovered from the crime scene on May 27 matches Newbold's.

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He was arrested at a gas station in Lakeland and charged with sexual battery and burglary.

Police say he has a lengthy criminal history, mostly for narcotics offenses.

Tampa Police

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