FRANKLIN-A Suffolk man is charged with the rape and abduction of a Franklin woman on New Year’s night.
26-year-old Tremaine M. Porter was already in jail, accused of raping a juvenile and a 48-year-old woman in Franklin in July, police said.
Around 2:00 a.m. on January 1, the 55-year-old woman was walking home from a church service when a man pulled a gun, tried to rob her and then raped her. Police say Porter was the man was attacked her in the area of Armory Dr. and Gardner St.
Porter is now charged with rape, abduction with intent to defile, object sexual penetration, possession of a firearm by a violent convicted felon, and three counts of use of a firearm in commission of a felony.