Evansville man accused of rape, holding woman against her will

Evansville man accused of rape, holding woman against her will

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - An Evansville man is jailed on several charges including rape and holding a woman against her will.

Police say 40-year-old Jimichael Parker and the victim know each other.

Investigators say the victim was at his home and said "no" to his sexual advances.

Officers say Parker became aggravated, went and got a knife, and raped the woman.

Police say he threatened to harm her if she told anyone.

Officers say she told family members and was taken to Deaconess Hospital for treatment.

Parker is charged with rape, criminal confinement, and intimidation.

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