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Spokane Police investigating local attorney for rape

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A man allegedly raped a woman after she was involved in a car accident and he offered to take her to the hospital. A man allegedly raped a woman after she was involved in a car accident and he offered to take her to the hospital.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane Police are investigating a Spokane attorney for allegedly raping a woman in his apartment. 


Court documents filed on Wednesday name a Spokane attorney as the subject of a search warrant in a rape case. The documents say the victim was injured in a car accident near Maple St. and I-90 and a man driving by called 9-1-1 to report the accident. 


When paramedics arrived, documents say that same man told them he would take the woman to the hospital where her mom would meet her. Court documents say he instead took the woman to his home, where he forced to take pills and alcohol. 


Once back at the apartment, the victim said the man raped her after handcuffing her to the bed, and then forced her to shower. 


Documents say the victim told the man she was going to call the police and he implied to that he didn't care and stated 'I will blast them when they get here.' 


At approximately midnight on Sunday, September 7, the woman was found hiding in an alley near West 7th Avenue and taken to the hospital.


The court documents say clothes belonging to the woman were found in the attorney's apartment, but it is important to note that the attorney has not been charged with any crime as of yet, which is why KHQ is choosing not to identify him at this time. 

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