Former Lucas County Sheriff's Deputy charged with rape

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TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A former Lucas County Sheriff's Deputy is indicted by a grand jury for rape. The indictment was handed down on Tuesday. 50 year Joe A. Gorney of Toledo, Ohio is accused of sexually assaulting a 38 year old female. According to a police report it happened in the 2400 block of Lambert. Last month Gorney resigned from the Lucas Count Sheriff's Office. He was under investigation for allegedly breaking office rules when he used his taser on a combative man.