Jury selection underway in trial of man accused of raping mentally handicapped teen

Jury selection started Wednesday in the trial of a Parma man accused of raping a mentally handicapped teen.

Joseph Eden faces charges of rape, kidnapping, and gross sexual imposition.

The 43-year-old is accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old girl who is mentally handicapped. At the time of the incident, Eden was employed by West Geauga Local Schools as a bus aide.

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