Tennessee man accused of raping woman with Down syndrome

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WVLT/WREG) -- A West Tennessee man is accused of raping a woman with Down syndrome.

Priestly Jones, 71, was charged with aggravated rape after the assault was reported on Wednesday, CBS affiliate WREG reported.

Police records said Jones was found inside a northeast Memphis home having sex with the victim. Authorities later found that the victim has the mental capacity of a third grader, WREG reported.

Jones was booked into the Shelby County Jail and is scheduled to appear in court on Friday.