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Update: Woman wanted for rape and other sex crimes captured

Beth Dickerson (Source: Baxter Co. Sheriff's Office) Beth Dickerson (Source: Baxter Co. Sheriff's Office)
CALICO ROCK, AR (KAIT) -

An Izard County woman wanted for sex crimes against three adolescents is now in police custody.

Sheriff Tate Lawrence says Beth Dickerson, 31, of Calico Rock was arrested Monday afternoon in Baxter County.

She is currently being held in lieu of $500,000 bond.

Police have been searching for Dickerson since late September when she was charged with raping a 12-year-old boy, according to the Izard County Sheriff's Department. She is also accused of having inappropriate sexual relationships with two girls, ages 14 and 15.

In addition to the felony rape charge, Dickerson is also facing two felony charges of sexual indecency with a child and fourth degree sexual assault.

Sheriff Tate Lawrence says anyone "harboring or assisting Dickerson to avoid arrest" could face felony charges.

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