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: Gabby Petito Search: Video Shows Couple Questioned About Physical Altercation In Utah, Fiancé Told Police Road Trip Created 'Emotional Strain'
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.
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Martin and Hall claim the sex was consensual and are expected to surrender next week.