Rape suspect found hiding beneath bed

Melvin Johnson (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
Melvin Johnson (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

A Jonesboro man faces kidnapping and rape charges after police say he tied up a woman and forced her to perform a sex act.

Melvin Johnson, 33, is being held at the Craighead County Detention Center on felony rape and kidnapping charges, as well as a misdemeanor charge of assault.