Olney man lured teen into a wooded area before raping her: police

Police say an Olney man charged with raping a teen may have more victims. 

31-year-old Joshua Black is accused of luring a teen girl into a wooded area in the 17700 block of Prince Philip Drive in Olney on July 20 around 7 p.m., where he sexually assaulted her, according to police.

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Joshua Black, 30, of Olney

Black was charged with multiple counts of second-degree rape and third-degree sex offense. He is currently being held without bond. 

FOX 5 has learned that this isn't the first time Black was accused of a sex crime – he was also charged last year for allegedly assaulting two students at the University of Maryland in April of 2022. 

Read our previous coverage of that incident: 


Maryland man charged for assaulting UMD students, trespassing on campus

A Maryland man is charged for assaulting two students on the campus of the University of Maryland, according to school police.

According to Maryland case search, the case from April 2022 was closed.  

Montgomery County detectives believe there may be other victims of Black's that have not contacted police. MCPD asks anyone with information to call the SVID- Child Exploitation Unit at (240) 773-5400 or Crime Solvers of Montgomery County  at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).