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MAN CHARGED IN RAPE, IMPRISONMENT OF WOMAN

Police arrested a 28-year-old Buffalo man on charges he sexually assaulted a woman early Christmas morning.

Joseph Payne of 100 E. Tupper St. was charged with first-degree rape, first-degree unlawful imprisonment and resisting arrest, according to a police report.

Officers received a report that somebody was being dragged at about 1 a.m.

The officers followed a blood trail and found Payne assaulting the woman in the 1000 block of Fillmore Avenue, according to the report.

The woman was beaten with a brick and bottle and suffered injuries to her head and face, according to the report.

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