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Accused Rapist Found Guilty

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HAZLETON -- A man who faced a slew of charges, including rape, was found guilty on Wednesday by a jury in Luzerne County.

Bryant Peguero was found guilty of rape, assault, resisting arrest, and other charges for an attack he carried out in Hazleton.

Police said he followed a woman and ended up raping her on North Alter Street in June of 2012.

Peguero was found not guilty of robbery.