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Michigan man charged with rape of Beaver County woman


BRIGHTON TOWNSHIP, Pa - A Michigan man listed as a top firefighter has been charged in the rape of a Beaver County woman.

The Beaver County Times reported that Lee Finlayson of Rockford, Michi. is accused of sexually assaulting a woman at her home in Brighton Township last month.

Police have not said why he was in Beaver County or how he knew the woman.

Finlayson is being held in a Michigan jail while authorities go over extradition procedures.

He was named Firefighter of the Year by the Grand Rapids Fire Department last year.