Sex offender raped man suffering seizure

(Akron Journal) A convicted sex offender pleaded guilty to raping a man who suffered a seizure.

Richard Leese, 46, entered the plea Wednesday to one count of first-degree felony rape. Summit County Common Pleas Judge Todd McKenney scheduled Leese’s sentencing for Sept. 16.

On March 26, Leese asked a co-worker to help him get tools from his apartment. The 27-year-old man suffered a seizure while at the apartment, according to his statement to police.