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WEST MELBOURNE, Fla.Sept 1 2010 — A West Melbourne police officer was arrested on charges of rape, according to authorities with the Palm Bay Police Department.
Officer William Young, 35, was charged with sexual battery and kidnap-false imprisonment, according to an arrest report.
Young was arrested on Monday for an incident that occurred on Aug. 26, according to the Palm Bay Police Department.
Young struck the adult female victim, according to police spokeswoman Yvonne Martinez, and then forced her to perform oral sex. He then forced her to have sex with him, Martinez said.
Young is being held without bail at the Brevard County Jail. He resigned as an officer with the West Melbourne Police Department Tuesday evening.