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FDNY firefighter accused of raping young family member for years: police

Posted at 5:50 AM, Oct 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-24 06:12:37-04

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — An off-duty New York firefighter was arrested in Brooklyn Wednesday and faces multiple sex abuse charges after accusations he raped a young family member for years, according to the NYPD.

Police said 46-year-old FDNY member Raynardee Detres was arrested around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Crown Heights neighborhood.

Detres is accused of sexually abusing a young relative for numerous years throughout her childhood, officials said.

According to police, Detres is expected to be charged with rape of a victim under 11 years old, criminal sex act with a minor, acting in a manner injurious to a child under 17, and multiple counts of sexual abuse.