HEBRON - Steven Holcomb, 44, was charged with rape Friday for allegedly having sex with a 17-year-old girl as she slept, police said.
He was charged with third-degree rape, a felony, for having sex with the girl without consent, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
The two were acquainted and the girl was allegedly at a drinking party that night. Holcomb told police the sex was consensual and the investigation is continuing regarding the party and who supplied the alcohol.
Holcomb was arraigned in Kingsbury Town Court and released on his own recognizance, the Sheriff's Office said in a news release.