Kansas City man charged in rape of 14-year-old girl - KCTV5

Kansas City man charged in rape of 14-year-old girl

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Derek D. Bridgewater faces first-degree rape, first-degree sodomy and felonious restraint. Prosecutors requested a bond of $150,000.  (KCTV5) Derek D. Bridgewater faces first-degree rape, first-degree sodomy and felonious restraint. Prosecutors requested a bond of $150,000.  (KCTV5)
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

A 21-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in connection with the rape of a 14-year-old girl.

The victim is now pregnant due to the sexual assault.

Derek D. Bridgewater faces first-degree rape, first-degree sodomy and felonious restraint. Prosecutors requested a bond of $150,000. 

According to court records, the victim disclosed in a forensic interview that Bridgewater took her to a relative's house on South Benton in February and held a knife against her throat and threatened to kill her and her family if she did not stay the night. He cut her on the arm.

He recorded the victim performing oral sex on him and also raped her. She was allowed to leave to go to school.

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