Man charged with raping unconscious woman in Gastonia
GASTONIA, N.C. — Police have arrested a Gastonia man and charged him with raping a woman who was unconscious from a seizure.
Jocobus Vermeulen has been charged with second-degree rape.
The Gaston Gazette reported the rape happened at Vermeulen’s home on Rogers Avenue earlier this month.
Vermeulen is in jail on $100,000 bond.