Public Safety

Cedar Rapids man accused of having sex with 15-year-old girl

Tayvion D. May
Tayvion D. May

CEDAR RAPIDS — Police arrested a Cedar Rapids man this week after a teenage girl accused him of sexually abusing her on three occasions.

According to the criminal complaint, a 15-year-old girl told police Tayvion D. May, 21, had sex with her in May.

Two of those incidents, police said, were at a residence in southwest Cedar Rapids. The third took place at Ely City Park.

The criminal complaint states a deputy interrupted the incident at the park.

A warrant was issued for May’s arrest Aug. 22, and he was taken into custody Tuesday.

May faces three counts of third-degree sexual abuse. He is being held at Linn County Jail on cash bonds totaling $30,000.

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