A Southern Methodist University student and St. Mark’s graduate was arrested during class Thursday in connection with two Austin rape cases, according to the Dallas Morning News.

William Vaughn Forbes
William Vaughn Forbes (Dallas County Sheriff’s Department)

William Vaughn Forbes, 19, of Dallas was booked into the Dallas County jail Thursday afternoon. His bail was set at $75,000, and he was released on bond early Friday, jail records show.

For complete details about the case, click here.

Forbes worked as an intern for The Dallas Morning News in summer 2017.


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