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65-year-old Lawrence Co man arrested on rape charges

Carl Holcomb (Source: Lawrence Co Sheriff's Department) Carl Holcomb (Source: Lawrence Co Sheriff's Department)

LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – An Imboden man was arrested Thursday after three minor females accused him of rape.

According to the Lawrence County Sheriff's Department, 65-year-old Carl Holcomb was arrested and charged with rape and incest.

Police say the Crimes Against Children Hotline received a call that Holcomb was molesting some underage females at his home near Imboden.

CAC and the Lawrence County Sheriff's Department interviewed four underage females about the allegations. Three of the females told investigators that Holcomb had sexual contact with them.

During the investigation, police learned Holcomb had similar charges in the past in Mississippi. Holcomb was arrested Thursday morning and charged with rape and incest.

He's currently in the Lawrence County Jail awaiting a bond hearing.

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