Rape charges against USC student dropped following release of surveillance footage

Posted at 1:31 PM, Aug 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-01 16:31:22-04

A USC student who was facing rape charges for allegedly drugging and raping a female student in her dorm room has been cleared.


Armaan Karim Premjee, 20, was arrested in April on rape by use of drugs and sexual penetration by a foreign object charges.


Premjee appeared in court where the judge dismissed one charge while the prosecutor withdrew the other.


If convicted as charged, Premjee could have faced a maximum of 10 years in prison.