Crime & Courts

Statesville man charged with rape

Zachary Calhoun
Zachary Calhoun

A Statesville man has been charged with rape and kidnapping after an incident at a residence on Deerchase Circle.

Zachary Cameron Calhoun, 21, is accused of domestic assault, holding a woman against her will and choking her between Oct. 30 and 31, according to a report from Iredell County Sheriff Darren Campbell. The woman’s name and age have not been disclosed.

Calhoun was arrested and charged with first degree rape, kidnapping, assault by strangulation, assault on a female and interference with emergency communications. He is being held at the Iredell County Detention Center, the report says.

Karen Sullivan: 704-358-5532, @Sullivan_kms