Spokane man charged with rape and assault
SPOKANE, Wash. — A north Spokane man has been charged with rape and assault, for a brutal attack last month.
John Nelson made his first appearance in court Wednesday. He’s accused of strangling and raping an acquaintance.
Court documents show Nelson told a therapist and Spokane police officer he did not stop when asked by the victim.
His bond was set at $100,000.
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