Archive for Tuesday, October 9, 2007

22-year-old man arrested on rape, kidnapping charges

October 9, 2007


Lawrence Police arrested a man early this morning on suspicion of kidnapping, rape and other charges.

Officers responded to a disturbance call at 1:26 a.m. today in the area of North Sixth Street after witnesses called police, a police statement said.

A 22-year-old woman was transported to Lawrence Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries. The suspect, also 22, and the victim are acquaintances, police said.

Other possible charges against the suspect include aggravated burglary, criminal damage and two counts of assault. An investigation is continuing and police said they would not release anymore information today.


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