Woman Says Man Forced Her To Leave Beale Street Club, Then Raped Her

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Memphis police are investigating after they say a woman was raped at a club on Beale Street.

Officers say the victim reported the rape at MPD’s Ridgeway Station. She said she had been at Club 152 on Beale, when she met a man. She told officers the man forced her to leave with him, then took her to an unknown location, where he sexually assaulted her.

No one is in custody.

The Beale Street Merchants Association released the following statement:

This morning our office was made aware of an incident reported to the MPD Ridgeway Precinct that allegedly occurred in the entertainment district area. Our members take criminal activity very seriously, especially allegations of this sort. We never want to say or do anything that would interfere with a police investigation. Therefore, we ask that you please contact them for questions specifically related to the investigation.  We will, of course, ask all our members to fully cooperate with this investigation.


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