Region 8 man charged with rape

Andrew Frolos Jr. (Source: Sharp County Sheriff's Department)
Andrew Frolos Jr. (Source: Sharp County Sheriff's Department)

SHARP COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A Mammoth Spring man is behind bars after police say he raped a woman.

According to the Sharp County Sheriff's Department, a 29-year-old female went to visit 50-year-old Andrew Frolos Junior at his home at 419 Cave Creek Road Monday night.

Police say when the female tried to leave Frolos Jr., blocked her from leaving leading to a scuffle. The victim told police that Frolos Jr. overpowered her and sexually assaulted her.

Police say after the assault, the victim was allowed to leave and she immediately contacted the sheriff's department. Investigators went to Frolos Junior's home where information and evidence was gathered and an arrest warrant was sought.

Frolos Jr. is currently in the Sharp County Jail awaiting a bond hearing.

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