Man accused of rape barricades himself in home

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Officers were dispatched to the 3600 block of Forest Ave after a man allegedly raped his neighbor Sunday night.

Police received a call a little after 9:30 p.m. from a woman who reported her neighbor had sexually assaulted her.

After police arrived on scene, they found the suspect inside his home in the 1200 block of East 41 Street near Troost where the alleged raped took place.

The suspect initially refused to surrender to officers. The suspect finally surrendered peacefully at 3 a.m. police report.

Police are still investigating what happened.

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