WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WUSA) -- Prince William County Police say a 50-year-old man has been charged after allegations that he raped a woman when she was between 5 and 19 years old back in the 1990's.
Michael Karl Jefferson is charged with 5 counts of rape, 5 counts of aggravated sexual battery, 5 counts of forcible sodomy and 5 counts of taking indecent liberties with a child. He is being held without bond.
Police say detectives began investigating the case on July 10. The woman, who is now in her 30's, alleged that she was sexually assaulted at two addresses in Woodbridge when she was younger. Detectives investigated the case and then arrested Jefferson.