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A 38-year-old Niagara Street man has been charged with forcibly raping a woman in his apartment on Feb. 12, Buffalo police announced Tuesday.

Shawn Harrington was charged with first-degree rape, third-degree sexual abuse and third-degree rape following an investigation by Detectives Deborah Buyers and Nichole Jones. A woman complained that Harrington forcibly raped her sometime before 4:30 a.m., Feb. 12. She said he pinned her down with his body and struck her face several times.