Group Charged For Sexual Assault Of Teen In Providence


(Providence, RI)--Seven men have been arrested and charged for the rape of a teenage girl in Providence and one more individual is being sought by police.Providence Police Chief Hugh Clements said yesterday the men lured a 16-year-old girl to a party at a house on Glenham Street last December, provided her alcohol and marijuana, and sexually assaulted her.Clements said a video of the incident was later uploaded to Facebook.The arrested men are mostly from Providence: Keith Erving Colon, Jose Vargas, Carlos Chacon, Malcolm Baptista, Luis Cabrera, and Luis Luna, as well as Richard Tarell Chester of Seekonk, Massachusetts.Clements said they could all face up to twenty years in prison.

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