Rape reported in Dearborn County is false

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

AURORA, IN (FOX19)-- Police say a rape that was reported on Wednesday turned out to be false.

Aurora Police were called after a sexual assault was reported at the Aurora Little League park after midnight. Dearborn County Sheriff's Department  and Lawrenceburg Police  also assisted in an investigation. The victim was treated and released from the Dearborn County Hospital.

Officials say that based on the statements from the accused, the victim, and other evidence the allegation of rape was false.

The case is still under investigation by the Special Crimes Unit.

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