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MAN CHARGED WITH RAPE, STRANGULATION AFTER GRAND BLVD. INCIDENT

(Richmond, IN)--A Richmond man was facing serious charges Friday morning after a woman called 911 Thursday afternoon to report that she was being raped at a home in the 2200 block of Grand Boulevard.  Police arrived and took 51-year-old Troy Hampton into custody.  Hampton is now charged with rape and sexual battery with an object, sexual battery, strangulation, and criminal confinement.  There’s no word yet on the condition of the alleged victim.