Two Teens Accused In Gang Rape Plead Guilty

UPDATE: Two teens accused in a 2015 gang rape case have pleaded guilty.

Jhovany Roman and Felix Reyes pleaded guilty Wednesday to 1st Degree Sexual Offense. The two teens were sentenced to 144-233 months in prison.

Upon release, each one will also have to register as a sex offender for 30 years.


[Original post on December 15, 2015]

CHARLOTTE, NC — Search warrants reveal gruesome details in the Mint Hill gang rape.

The documents show one of the teen suspects videotaped the incident while others took turns sexually assaulting the unconscious girl.

The three teens, 17-year-old Jhovany Roman, 16-year-old Eduardo Garcia and 16-year-old Felix Reyes are all charged in the case. So are two 15-year-old boys.

They’re accused of then leaving the 17-year-old girl outside the Victoria Park apartments last month. The warrants also show the girl was found unresponsive with bruises all over her body.