Brevard County man accused of raping woman

Ludeson Jean-Baptiste, 20, faces charges of sex battery, false imprisonment

PALM BAY, Fla. – Police are working to see if there could be more victims, after a man was arrested on suspicious of sexually battering a Palm Bay woman. 

Ludeson Jean Baptiste, 20, is accused of holding the woman against her will and raping her inside a home on Tuesday. 

Investigators said they searched a house and collected several pieces of evidence. 

Baptiste has been arrested before on charges of marijuana possession and resisting arrest. He is now facing charges of sexual battery and false imprisonment. 

Investigators are asking any other possible victims to call them immediately. 


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