Monday, January 31, 2011

March Arraignment Set For Rape Suspect

A Monterey man has been charged with rape and aggravated assault after an incident at his home on South Poplar Street over the weekend.  According to reports, 37-year-old Michael Kenneth Winn will be in court on March 7th to answer charges that he assaulted a female acquaintance in his home and threatened to kill her when police arrived to investigate a suspicious 911 call.  Warrants in the case claim that the victim was beaten and strangled by Winn and was sexually assaulted.  Police say the victim had to be hospitalized for treatment of her injuries. Total bond for Winn was set at $32,000.