Wayne County man arrested for rape

Gregory Northrup Photo: Wayne County Sheriff's Office. Gregory Northrup

Updated: August 01, 2020 02:51 PM
Created: August 01, 2020 12:40 PM

LYONS, N.Y. (WHEC) — A Wayne County man is facing several charges including rape after an incident in Rose on Saturday morning.

The Wayne County Sheriff's Office says that 49-year-old Gregory Northrup choked and beat a victim in the Town of Rose, who he then raped. 


Northrup is now facing charges that include two counts of first-degree rape, criminal sex act, assault, and criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation. He was processed at the Wayne County Sheriff's Office before being turned over to the Wayne County Jail for arraignment. 

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