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Augusta man arrested on charges of rape

Patrick Collier

An Augusta man was arrested Thursday in the May 18 rape of a 27-year-old woman in her home , according to an arrest report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

Patrick Dion Collier, 29, was arrested after an investigation into an incident in which the woman, who knows Collier, told police he threatened to kill her if she did not have sex with him, according to an incident report.

The woman told police after she was raped that her brother knocked on the door, and Collier told her to get dressed and leave the house, according to the report. Collier fled the scene shortly after the woman left, according to the report.