Manila teen accused of raping a child

Updated: Jan. 9, 2019 at 5:27 AM CST
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MANILA, AR (KAIT) - A teen is in custody, accused of raping a child.

Mississippi County Sheriff Dale Cook told Region 8 News that William McCain, 19, of Manila, appeared in court Jan. 8 for an arraignment hearing.

A judge issued McCain a $15,000 bond.

McCain has since bonded out of jail.

According Manila Police Captain Delbert Carter, McCain was taken into custody Jan. 7 after an arrest warrant for rape by deviant sexual activity involving a minor.

The warrant came following an investigation by the Manila Police Department and the Arkansas State Police Crimes Against Children's Division.

McCain is set to be back in court in Blytheville on Jan. 31.

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