Auburn man arrested and charged with statutory rape

Auburn man arrested and charged with statutory rape

AUBURN, AL (WTVM) – On Monday, Aug. 3 the Auburn Police Division arrested Paul D. Rayborn, 22, accusing him of statutory rape.

Around 3:45 a.m. Auburn Police responded to a citizen's report of a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot of a closed business in the 500 block of Lee Road 53.

Responding officers were given a description of the vehicle and an officer located it and conducted a traffic stop on it in the area. The officer identified the driver as Rayborn, and discovered a young girl in the car with him. The age of the girl was not disclosed by police.

Auburn Police investigated the incident and found that the 22-year-old having sex with the young girl who was unable to consent.

Rayborn was charged him with statutory rape and took him into custody.

The girl was returned to her parents, and the case remains under investigation by Auburn Police and the Chambers County Department of Human Resources.

Rayborn was transported to the Lee County Jail where his bond was set at $10,000.

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