Uber driver accused of rape appears in court

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – An Evansville Uber driver accused of rape made his initial court appearance on Wednesday.

Marshall Banks entered a plea of not guilty.

He was ordered to be held on a $100,000 bond.

He’s scheduled to be back in court on July 24.

Banks was arrested over the weekend after police said DNA evidence found on a woman who claimed she was raped matched the DNA belonging to Banks.

The woman reported the incident in December after she took an Uber home following a night of drinking.

She claimed Banks raped her when they got to her apartment.

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This story was originally published on July 3, 2019.

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