A man is charged with first degree rape in city court Saturday for an incident that happened back in June 2012.
Sing Xayyavongsa is accused of raping a 12-year-old. Attorneys say the victim was not a relative but an acquaintance.
Prosecution says it has DNA evidence that was presented in August. He plead not guilty.
He's being held on $20,000 cash bond. His next hearing is set for Wednesday.