An ex-convict has been charged with the Dec. 29 rape of a woman in a High Street home, Buffalo police said Monday.

Micgael M. Flax, 47, no address listed, is charge dwith third-degree rape. Flax was paroled in September after serving 19 years of an eight- to 24-year prison term for the 1992 rape of a Buffalo woman. Flax was dishonorably discharged from the Army after sexually assaulting an enlisted woman and also had served a brief prison term in South Carolina on bad check charges.

He currently is in Erie County Holding Center,