LORAIN, OH (WOIO) - An 18-year-old rape victim is changing her story.
The victim originally told police that she was on her way home from the library when she was kidnapped at gunpoint by a stranger, dragged to vacant home and raped by a homeless man.
Police now say the victim knew her attacker, 36-year-old Joseph Worthy. They believe the victim went willingly with Worthy to a vacant home to take part in a drug deal.
Police do believe a sexual assault took place during the drug deal.
Worthy was arrested on rape charges.
The investigation continues.