UA student charged with rape released on bail

UA student charged with rape released on bail

Arielle Lipan

Taylor Force, 19, was charged with first-degree rape by Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide and has been referred to the University’s Office of Student Conduct. 

According to a press release from Metro Homicide, Force met a young woman at a local bar on Nov. 14 and brought her back to his fraternity house, where he had sex with her after she pushed him away and told him no. 

According to an update to the release by Lt. Kip Hart, 415 Jefferson Avenue, the address of the Delta Sigma Phi house, was the address at which the incident was reported to have occurred. 

Force was released after posting $30,000 bail. 

This story will be updated as new information becomes available.