Police: Man Raped Pregnant Woman Outside of Hospital While Visiting Sick Wife

Published 09/02 2014 08:17PM

Updated 09/02 2014 08:20PM

George Friend faces a charge of rape-forcible fondling.
George Friend faces a charge of rape-forcible fondling.
SPRINGDALE, AR-- Springdale police say a pregnant woman was raped outside of a local hospital.

And a local man is accused of the crime.

Officers say George Friend sexually assaulted the woman outside of Northwest Medical Center back on August 31st.

According to the police report, Friend offered the 26-year-old woman $10.00 to quote- "Keep her mouth shut."

Police say Friend was visiting his sick wife in the hospital when the incident occurred.

He faces a judge later this month.

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