Man charged with break-in, rape
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A man faces rape and burglary charges after police say he sexually assaulted a woman.
Wilson police were dispatched to the 1200 block of South Tarboro Street on Sunday regarding a sexual assault that had previously occurred, according to police.
When officers arrived, they spoke to a woman who said she had been sexually assaulted by a person known to her, police said.
After conducting an investigation, police arrested 28-year-old Bernardo P. Lopez of Wilson. He is charged with second-degree rape and first-degree burglary in connection to the incident, police said.
Lopez was booked into the Wilson County Detention Center a $100,000 bond.