Washington Parish, La. – Washington Parish deputies say 24-year-old Billy Crain, Jr. confessed to raping a woman in a remote area of the parish. In the course of the investigation deputies also linked Crain to a 2011 rape case. He is now booked with forcible rape in both attacks.
The most recent attack came to light June 20th when the victim sought medical attention at Riverside Medical Center.
She told detectives she was raped and then left in a rural area. She had to walk twenty minutes to the nearest residence to seek help.
After Crain's arrest, he said he was innocent and requested a polygraph examination. After the polygraph was administered, investigators say Crain confessed to both rapes.