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Indian-origin man convicted of raping woman in New York


NEW YORK: An Indian- origin man has been convicted of raping a girl, after serving to her find a position to are living within the Queens neighbourhood here.
Ashok Singh, 58, of Pennsylvania, was discovered responsible of rape and unlawful imprisonment following a two-week-long trial. He can be sentenced next month and faces up to 25 years in prison, Acting Queens District Attorney John Ryan stated.
According to trial testimony, in December 2015, Singh met the sufferer, who was on the lookout for a apartment apartment, and presented to help her find a position to stay.

Four days later, Singh known as the woman and instructed her he had discovered a place and that she had to move in immediately. Singh helped the then-40-year-old girl move in. Later, he also went grocery searching for food and wine and returned to the basement apartment in Queens.


The sufferer refused to drink alcohol with Singh and he went right into a rage. He threw her on the bed and raped her. When he fell asleep, the sufferer ran out of the apartment and contacted a friend for help, the Queens District Attorney's workplace stated.


The police had been notified and the sufferer was treated at a space medical institution. While the sufferer was at the medical institution, Singh known as her and left a voicemail message on her cell phone. He stated he was sorry and he would by no means do it again with out her permission.


Singh's DNA was a fit to vaginal swabs taken from the sufferer at the medical institution throughout a sexual assault proof assortment examination.


Ryan stated the sufferer trusted Singh when he presented to help her find a position to are living. "Sadly, she had no idea he was a predator. The defendant raped the victim...He will now be incarcerated as punishment for this heinous crime."


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