Police arrest man in connection with rape

TUMBLING SHOALS, AR (KAIT) – After gathering evidence, police say they have arrested a man in connection with rape.

Rodger Dale Pittman, 39, of Greers Ferry, is accused of raping a 21-year-old victim after police say they have gathered evidence connecting him to the crime.

Pittman was arrested and booked into the Cleburne County Detention Facility Saturday night. He is held in lieu of $75,000 bond.

The victim was treated and released from Baptist Medical Center in Heber Springs.

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