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Police: 3 girls raped, robbed at gunpoint at RTA stop

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CLEVELAND (AP) - An Ohio man is facing multiple charges after police say he raped and robbed three teenage girls at gunpoint.

Police say the three girls, two 17 and one 18, were standing on the platform of a Regional Transit Authority stop in Cleveland around 11:45 a.m. Saturday when the man approached them and threatened to shoot them.

Court records show the man raped the girls multiple times and stole their cellphones and wallets before running away.

Police later found the man and the stolen items a block away from the stop. All three girls have identified the man as their attacker.

Cleveland.com reports the 33-year-old suspect has been charged with rape, kidnapping and aggravated robbery.

The man is currently jailed on $200,000 bond.

Information from: cleveland.com, http://www.cleveland.com

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