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Man accused of raping 14-year-old inside LI apartment complex

Posted at 11:53 AM, Jun 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-27 15:54:24-04

CORAM, N.Y. — A man was arrested after he was accused of forcibly raping a 14-year-old girl on Long Island Tuesday.

Ricardo Gurdon (Suffolk County Police Department)

Police were called to an apartment complex along Country Club Drive after a girl reported she was sexually assaulted by a man at the location.

Following an investigation, Ricardo Gurdon, 33, was arrested and faces charges of first-degree rape and first-degree criminal sex act.

According to police, the teen had no prior relationship with Gurdon.

He is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday.