Comments for: Alleged rape victim misidentifies attacker in Portland courtroom

Posted Nov. 26, 2012, at 5:20 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — Prosecutors seeking to try a Somali refugee as an adult for allegedly raping a 50-year-old woman ran into a problem in court: The alleged victim identified a court interpreter as her attacker. The Portland Press Herald says the courtroom fell silent Monday. After a recess, the woman …

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