Delaware State Police are looking for a Kenton man accused of raping a teen girl.


Delaware State Police are looking for a Kenton man accused of raping a teen girl.

The alleged assault happened between May 13 and 14 in the 100 block of High Street in Kenton. According to police, the victim was allegedly supplied alcohol and pills and “blacked out,” and was then assaulted by William J. Widner, 49, of Kenton.

State police searched Widner’s home, but he was not present. They obtained an arrest warrant for one count each of rape first degree and reckless endangering second degree.

Anyone with information regarding Widner should call the Delaware State Police at 741-2807. They also can send a tip by texting keyword “DSP” plus a message to 274637, or calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333. Tipsters also may submit information through www.tipsubmit.com.