2 charged with raping 19-year-old woman behind a Tuscaloosa Co. business

Updated: Aug. 27, 2018 at 12:03 PM CDT
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TUSCALOOSA COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - Two men have been arrested on rape charges in Tuscaloosa County.

Quianthony Detonio Dixon and Kenneth O'Keith Taylor are both charged with first-degree rape. Both men are 22.

Authorities with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office said a 19-year-old woman contacted them Friday night to report she had been raped behind a business in the 14000 block of Highway 69 South the previous night.

The victim reported that she knew one of the suspects. She told authorities she asked the two suspects for a ride home when they stopped at the business.

She reported that one of the suspects pointed a handgun at her and both suspects then raped her.

She was taken to DCH for examination and later released.

Dixon and Taylor are being held on $60,000 bond each in the Tuscaloosa County Jail.

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