ATHENS, Ga. -- An Athens man was arrested Monday after a woman claimed he raped her.
The victim told police that she was riding in a car with the suspect, 44-year-old Shawn Waddell Hall, at around 4:30 a.m. At one point, Hall pulled over, threatened the victim with a box cutter, hit her in the face and raped her, according to an arrest report.
After raping the victim, Hall dropped her off near Willow Street and College Avenue, the report says. The victim mentioned the rape to a friend, who called the police.
Hall has been charged with rape and battery, and is being held in the Athens-Clarke County Jail.