Suspect charged in Central West End rape

(KPLR) – Police have charged a suspect in connection to a rape last weekend in the Central West End.

Police say 26-year-old Jared Hurst, of St. Louis is charged with rape, kidnapping, and burglary.

Police say he crawled into a first-floor window in a woman’s home on Boyle last weekend while she was sleeping and sexually assaulted her.

Hurst is being held without bond.