Charges Dismissed Against Student Arrested at School, Charged with Rape
Darious Deion Paul Bonton (Photo: Franklin County Sheriff's Office)
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Charges against a former Brooks High School student accused of raping a student at a prom after party have been dismissed.
According to courthouse officials in Lauderdale County, a recent grand jury failed to indict 18-year-old Darious Paul Bonton on rape charges.
Investigators with the Florence police department arrested Bonton after the female victim came forward.
Police say the alleged incident happened in a hotel room.
Darious Bonton was charged with rape and sexual abuse.