Raleigh man charged with rape

From Staff ReportsSeptember 28, 2008 

— An 18-year-old Raleigh man was arrested Friday and charged with raping a 13-year-old.

Phillip Michael Brimage of East Lenoir Street faces statutory rape charges. The alleged incident occurred last September, but a warrant wasn't taken out until June.

Brimage has past convictions for assault, resisting arrest, property damage and larceny. He remained at the Wake County jail on Saturday in lieu of $100,000 bail.

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