New Castle teen arrested in rape of child

A New Castle teenager has been arrested in the rape of a child in Dover.

Dover police say an ongoing investigation led to the arrest of 15-year-old Michael Collins. Police say Collins was charged with rape for an incident that happened in 2011 where they say he had sex with an 8-year-old child in the 100 block of Old Forge Drive in Dover.

Collins turned himself in to police. He is in Stevenson detention center in default of $12,000 secured bond.

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