Monday, August 17, 2009

Another report underscores that police officers are at heightened risk of false rape claims

Woman recants rape claim against San Antonio Police Officers

SAN ANTONIO -- A woman in custody on intoxication charges said she was sexually assaulted by arresting officers. An accusation she recanted at the police station.

News 4 WOAI has learned officers were called out late Saturday night to 9th St. for an intoxicated woman.They impounded her car and that's when she started screaming she'd been raped.

After the patrol car was towed as evidence, the woman changed her story and said the crime didn't happen.