CARUTHERSVILLE, MO (KAIT) – A Hayti man charged with rape had his court case continued to later this summer.
According to court documents, a judge continued 32-year-old William Cherry's case to August 19.
Caruthersville Police tell Region 8 News, Cherry had an active warrant out for his arrest through the Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office in December 2013.
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. He bonded out in March.