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Region 8 man arrested on rape charges

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CARUTHERSVILLE, MO (KAIT) – A Hayti man was charged with rape Saturday night. According to Caruthersville Police, William Cherry, 32, had an active warrant out for his arrest through the Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office.

In a news release, police said the warrant listed the following charges for his arrest:

  • Forcible rape
  • Child molestation to the 1st degree
  • Statutory rape 1st degree
  • Felonious restraint
  • Armed criminal action

Cherry was taken to the Pemiscot Justice Center and is being held without bond.

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