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Delaware State Police

Superintendent Colonel Nathaniel McQueen Jr.

**Update** Felton Man Arrested for Rape

Date Posted: Friday, July 1st, 2016

Presented by Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Gary Fournier 

On Thursday June 30, 2016, Joseph R. Genitempo turned himself into detectives at Troop 3.  He was charged with Rape 1st, and after being video arraigned at JP2, was released after posting $50,000.00 secured bond.

Genitempo, Joseph R
Joseph R. Genitempo


*Original Release*

Trooper Seek Public’s Assistance in Locating Rape Suspect

Joseph R. Genitempo, 34, originally of Felton, is wanted for Rape 1st after an investigation began when an 11-year-old female disclosed to her mother that she was sexually molested by him over the course of year and a half beginning back in August of 2014.

Genitempo may be living somewhere in New Jersey.

If anyone has any information in reference to Joseph R. Genitempo, they are asked to contact Detective W. Miller at 302-698-8435. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”

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