Tuscaloosa Police make arrest in rape case

Leroy Banks

Leroy Kendall Banks has been arrestedby Tuscaloosa Police Juvenile Investigators and charged with Rape 1st Degree.{} These charges come from an incident that thevictim stated happened on June 16, 2012.{}The victim's mother learned of the incident three days later andnotified the police.

Banks had an outstandingwarrant for Possession of Marijuana 1st Degree.{} He was arrested for that on June 20, 2012 andthen later charged with Rape 1st Degree. {}The victim in this case was 15 years old atthe time that the incident occurred and Banks was 30 years of age.

Banks is being held at the TuscaloosaCounty Jail on a $60,000 bond.