Orangeburg man denied bond in rape, robbery case

ORANGEBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) - Bond was denied for anOrangeburg County man who was arrested for a Nov. 22 armed robbery and rape.

According to the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office, TevinDeas was arrested on Dec. 11 at an Atlanta apartment complex by the U.S.Marshals Fugitive Task Force.

Sheriff Leroy Ravenell says Deas is accused of sexuallyassaulting and robbing an 18-year-old woman in an abandoned home in Orangeburg.

According to an incident report, while armed with a knifeDeas forced the victim into a back room of an abandoned house where he rapedher. He also robbed her, deputies say.

Orangeburg County Sheriff's deputies say the victim was ableto identify Deas out of a photo line-up.{}