Court date for suspected rapist moved

October 2, 2008 10:17:40 AM PDT
The man suspected of several sexual assaults within blocks of each other will head to court another day.Twenty-six-year-old Dorell Shaw was scheduled for a preliminary hearing Thursday. The hearing was continued.

Police say DNA evidence links him to four of the recent assaults in the Frankford section of the city.

In one case, a woman was raped at gunpoint inside her home on Dyre Street.

All of the attacks happened during the summer.

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