Man arrested in 25-year rape case

WILMINGTON — Tuesday afternoon, Wilmington Police Department announced the arrest of a man connected to a rape case from 1996.

Sixty-year-old Timothy Iannone was charged with first degree rape and was apprehended by the US Marshals Carolinas Regional Fugitive Task Force in Monkey Junction. WPD noted in a release that DNA evidence tied Iannone to the case. A secured bond has been set at $1.5 million.

Iannone was a suspect in the 2008 Allison Foy case, but to date no arrests have been made.

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