Police: No charges in alleged rape reported Sunday in downtown parking garage

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police tell 41 Action News that no charges will be filed after a reported rape in a downtown parking garage Sunday morning.

The alleged attack was reported by a woman on her way to church. She told police she was near E. 9th and McGee streets when a man approached her, forced her into an abandoned truck in the Pickwick Parking Garage and raped her.

Detectives in the Sex Crimes Unit said the man accused of attacking her turned himself into police Sunday night after hearing the story on the news.

Cpt. Tye Grant, with the Kansas City Police Department, told 41 Action News that detectives conducted a second interview with the victim and found problems with her story.

The man was later released.

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