A Dunkirk man is facing rape charges following an incident early Tuesday morning.
According to the Dun-kirk Police Department, around 3:40 a.m. police responded to a residence for a report of an assault victim. Upon arrival, officers found a female victim who had suffered two stab wounds to her arm and was also a victim of sexual assault.
The victim was transported to Brooks Memorial Hospital for treatment. Police located William Green, 48, of South Beaver Street and charged him with first-degree rape, class B felony, and second-degree assault, a class D felony.
He was sent to the city Holding Center before arraignment. He was transported to the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of $75,000 cash bail.