Local man charged with rape of child

Oct. 29, 2013 @ 04:59 AM

 A Sanford man is in custody after being charged in connection with the rape of a child Monday morning.

Shaquann Drayon Mack, 21, of the 1100 block of Juniper Drive, was charged with felony first-degree rape of a child under the age of 13 at 12:45 a.m. Monday, according to a Sanford Police incident report.

The child, whose name, age and address were not listed, is being evaluated by medical personnel after the alleged incident, which reportedly occurred Sunday night at the suspect’s home, according to Sanford Police Capt. Harold Layton.

A child’s family member reported the incident to the police, Layton said, adding that the suspect is not a relative of the child.

Mack was held under $100,000 secured bond at the Lee County Jail.