MILFORD, Del. — Police say they’ve charged a 19-year-old man in a rape at a Milford hotel.

Media outlets report that it happened in the kitchen area of the Days Inn on Sunday and police arrested 19-year-old Justin Fletcher on Wednesday.

Police say Fletcher is charged with second-degree and fourth-degree rape.

Police say Fletcher is being held at the Sussex Correctional Institution on $70,000 secured bail. He was also given a no contact order with the victim and the hotel.

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