Indianapolis man found guilty for rape, firing shots at police near IU’s campus

UPDATE (3/29/18) – Glazebrook was sentenced to 125 years in prison.

Original Story:

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – An Indianapolis man was found guilty on six felony counts after he raped two women and fired shots at an officer responding to the scene.

Vaylan Glazebrook, was arrested back in 2014, along with two others after authorities responded to the area of 12th St. and Indiana on the report of a rape in progress.

Glazebrook and Michael Deweese pointed a gun at two women sleeping inside. The men forced the women to perform sex acts and raped them. A third woman in the apartment heard noises and called 911 from inside her locked bedroom.

Jesse Benti-Torres, of Danville, was also arrested after police believed he was the getaway driver.

Bloomington Police Officer Bill Abram received the Congressional Badge of Bravery for his actions during incident. He rescued the two IU students from the brutal attack.

A sentencing date for Glazebrook is not known at this point. Deweese was sentenced to 109 years for his role in the rape.