55ºF

Volusia County deputies investigate possible rape on beach

Woman woke up to man sexually assaulting her on beach, deputies say

photo


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Volusia County deputies are investigating a suspected rape on a beach early Monday morning.

Deputies say the 18-year-old Deltona woman woke up early Monday morning on a beach near Main Street in Daytona Beach to a man sexually assaulting her.

According to deputies, the woman said she was out drinking with a friend and doesn't remember how she got on the beach.

The woman was taken to the hospital, and no suspect information has been released.

Check back for more on this story.