DEXTERState police arrested Robert G. Lamoreaux III, 42, of 17874 Evans Road, town of Hounsfield, on a charge of first-degree rape.
According to state police, the alleged victim, a 36-year-old woman, was at Lamoreauxs residence when he came home. Police said he proceeded to hold the woman down on the couch during the alleged rape. Lamoreaux claimed the sexual encounter was consensual, police said.
He was arrested at 3:05 a.m. Wednesday at his residence on the charge, a class B felony, arraigned in Brownville Town Court and sent to the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building on $2,500 bail.