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Man from the Poconos Charged with Rape

COOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP — Rape charges have been filed against a man from the Poconos. Emilio Romero, Jr. of Tobyhanna was arrested last week after authorities...

COOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP -- Rape charges have been filed against a man from the Poconos.

Emilio Romero, Jr. of Tobyhanna was arrested last week after authorities were called to a home in Coolbaugh Township for a reported rape.

Once they arrived, the victim told officers Romero held her at gunpoint and sexually assaulted her.

Romero is locked up in Monroe County.