November 13, 2019
RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – A 26-year-old Spotsylvania County man became the first person charged in the attorney general’s rape kit backlog project.
Dyron R. Williams faces a charge of carnal knowledge of a child between 13 and 15 years old from an incident in 2012.
Attorney General Mark Herring’s office says Williams was identified after a DNA profile was developed from evidence collected at the scene and then matched in a national database.
Williams was served a warrant for the charge at the Caroline Correctional Unit was he was being