A woman reported she was raped at 5:30 a.m. Friday, several hours after the rape occurred.
Berkeley Police Capt. Bobby Miller said the victim knew the suspect, who is the cousin of the victim’s boyfriend. Miller would not immediately release the name of the suspect.
The victim and her boyfriend live in separate units in the same apartment complex. Miller said the suspect came to her apartment when her boyfriend was absent and allegedly forced her to have sex with him. She was not physically injured in any other way.
The crime is being handled by the sexual assault detail.