By Geoffrey Croft
A 17-year-old girl was raped at gunpoint in a Queens park early this morning, according to police.
The incident occurred in Detective Keith L. Williams Park near the corner of Liberty Ave. and 173rd St. at about 12:45 a.m.,
The girl said she and female friend had gone to the park with to meet several guys including the suspect.
Once they were in the park, one of the males pulled out a gun and ordered the victim’s friend to leave the park.
After her friend left, the suspect allegedly raped the teen while his friends threatened her with the gun.
Roger Rivera, 18, of Jamaica was arrested and charged with Rape.