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UK student charged with rape

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Simon Segal (Source: Fayette County Detention Center) Simon Segal (Source: Fayette County Detention Center)

LEXINGTON, KY (WAVE) - A University of Kentucky student was taken into custody after allegedly raping another student.

Officers arrested Simon Segal, 18, Saturday around noon, nearly 10 hours after the alleged incident took place.

According to the UK Police Chief, Segal and the victim met at an off campus party Friday night and  the alleged sexual act took place on campus in a residence hall.

The victim told police she tried to get Segal off of her, but he pinned her neck with his forearm and hand and knocked her unconscious.

According to WLEX, Segal is being held at the Fayette County Detention Center in lieu of a $10,000 bail.

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