Police Charge 19-Year-Old With Rape in Hyde Park
Dutchess County Police have charged a 19-year-old from Ohio in connection with a person being raped during a house party in the Town of Hyde Park.
The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office allege that 19-year-old Deonja Thacker, of Ohio, sexually assaulted a victim during a house party in the Town of Hyde Park in late November of 2015. According to the Dutchess County’s Sheriff’s Office, Thacker and victim knew each other prior to the alleged rape. Due to the sensitive nature of the incident, police are not releasing any more information at this time.
Thacker was charged with 3rd-degre rape, a felony. After being processed he was arraigned before the Town of Hyde Park Court, and was remanded to the Dutchess County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond.