Crime

Rape reported at bar in downtown Macon

A 19-year-old Macon woman told police she was raped early Thursday morning at 550 Blues, 550 Riverside Drive, according to a Macon police report.

The woman told police an employee served her drinks and later told her she was “too drunk to drive” home, according to a police report.

She decided to stay and sleep on a couch, according to the report.

The woman said a man forced himself on her and raped her between 2:30 and 4 a.m. She said she couldn’t fight back because of the drinks, according to the report.

Police interviewed the woman at a local hospital where a rape kit was performed, according to the report.

Sgt. Melanie Hofmann said the incident remains under investigation and no arrest have been made.

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