NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Two NYPD detectives have been suspended amid allegations that they raped an 18-year-old woman.
The men have been indicted in the rape of the woman who was picked up for drug possession, 1010 WINS’ Al Jones reported.READ MORE: 'Best Places To Retire': New York City Ranks #32 On New List
The attack allegedly occurred while the woman was handcuffed in the back of the detectives’ police van.
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“These weren’t just officers, these were detectives with the special narcotics unit which makes it even more shocking,” attorney Michael David said.
David represents the 18-year-old woman who claims she was raped by detectives Eddie Martins and Richard Hall.
“Her life is changed forever no matter what the outcome is,” David said.MORE NEWS: NYPD: 23-Year-Old Charged With Murder Of Delivery Worker Stabbed To Death During Lower East Side Robbery
Martin and Hall claim the sex was consensual and are expected to surrender next week.