Charges dropped against man accused of rape at Disney Springs

Hector Herrera arrested on sex battery charges in July 2015


The State Attorney's Office on Friday has dropped charges against the man who was accused of raping a woman outside the House of Blues.

Hector M. Herrera, 26, who worked as a cook at Magic Kingdom's Backstage Bistro, was arrested on sexual battery charges in July 2015.

The victim had told police she did not remember leaving the House of Blues and was found outside in the bushes by the security officer around 5 a.m.

It's not clear why charges had been dropped.

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