Sunday, November 23, 2014

Police: Conn. woman falsely accused KSC student of rape

KEENE — A Connecticut woman was arrested on a charge she falsely reported she was raped by a fellow Keene State College student, pllice said.

The alleged rape was reported on Nov. 1, when police were called to the Cheshire Hospital emergency room where Danielle M. Greene, 18, of Stoddard Road, Lakeside, Conn., was being treated.

Detectives interviewed Greene a number of times, viewed video surveillance from the college and interviewed the accused male student as well as other witnesses.

Police said the investigation determined Greene had falsely reported the rape.

As a result, she was arrested Friday and charged with making a false report to law enforcement, a misdemeanor.

Her bail is $5,000 personal recognizance, pending a Jan. 5 arraignment in 8th Circuit Court - Keene District Division.