Google employee Justin Chan has been charged with the rape of a teenager. Here’s what you need to know.
1. Police Say Chan Raped a 19-Year-Old
Google employee Justin Chan is accused of raping an East Village woman last month http://t.co/bQPX4qUn0G
— New York Post Metro (@nypmetro) July 22, 2014
Justin Chan, a 28-year-old Google engineer, is accused of raping a 19-year-old woman. Her name is being withheld from the press for now. The New York Post writes that Chan met the woman in Union Square, and then took her back to his apartment on E. 12th St.
After having a drink, the woman tried to leave. Police say Chan held her down on the bed, and later chased her when she fled the apartment.
2. Justin Chan Is Being Investigated for Other Sex Crimes
In the video above, President Obama and Vice President Biden speak about preventing sexual violence.
According to Valley Wag, Chan has been released on bail. Despite the prosecutor’s request to raise Chan’s bail amount, the court released Chan on a bail of $50,000. It is not yet clear when Chan will next appear in court.
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