NYPD officer from Yonkers accused of rape

An NYPD officer from Yonkers is in jail, accused of forcing a young teacher to have sex with him at gunpoint.

Officer Michael Pena, 27, of Yonkers, was off duty when police say he raped a 25-year-old teacher on her way to work Friday morning in a backyard in the Inwood section of Manhattan.

Police say they realized Pena was a cop after they arrested him and found his badge and service weapon.

Pena has been suspended without pay. He's being held on $500,000 bail.

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