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A local Hispanic man was arrested Saturday night and charged with first-degree rape and unlawful imprisonment, according to police.
Osman Cerna-Perez, 25, of Shelbyville, is charged with locking a mentally-challenged 17-year-old girl in a bathroom and raping her, said Shelbyville Police Detective Bruce Genry.
According to the police report, Perez "physically restrained the victim and placed his left hand around the victim's throat."
Gentry said that several of the elements that constitute first-degree rape were present in the situation.
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