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February-02-98

Twice-Acquitted Accused Rapist Again Arrested for Rape, Attempted Murder

Twice-Acquitted, Man Again Arrested for Rape, Attempted Murder

Scott Christopher Malsky was arrested for aggravated sexual battery and attempted murder after raping and stabbing a 14-year-old girl in Florida. Malsky, who was twice acquitted of rape in Massachusetts, was a friend of the girl's family.

The girl was found walking down a Florida road after hiding out in the woods for four days, terrified that Malsky would return to kill her.

Media Resources: AP - February 1, 1998


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