Grifton man charged with forcible rape

GRIFTON, NC (WITN) - A Grifton man is in jail on a $500,000 bond after being arrested on rape charges over the weekend.

Malik Davis made his first court appearance this morning at the Pitt County jail.

Grifton police arrested the 24-year-old man on Sunday on a charge of first degree forcible rape.

An arrest warrant says the rape happened on Sunday.

During his first appearance, Davis agreed to a court-appointed attorney.