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Redondo man arrested for rape, shave of friend

John Haig Marshall, 55, has been charged with drugging and raping a friend before shaving the unconscious man's body hair.

January 5, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A former Redondo Beach reserve police officer is charged with drugging and raping an unconscious friend, and then shaving his body hair.John Haig Marshall, 55, was arrested New Year's Day on a felony charge of penetration with a foreign object.

He's accused of drugging and raping a 29-year-old friend and then shaving the man's body hair.

The victim says he was drugged and sexually assaulted in Marshall's shower.

Marshall admits the men showered together, but denies the charges.

Marshall is free on $100,000 bail and will be arraigned January 26.