Man arrested in rape case

Man arrested in rape case
Michael Lee

SEARCY, AR (KAIT) - A White County man has been arrested on suspicion of rape after an investigation by Searcy police.

According to a media release, Michael Lee of Searcy was arrested after the investigation which started Aug. 8. The release noted the victim contacted police about the incident.

"While at a residence on West Center, she was sleeping when she woke up to find Lee having sex with her without giving him consent," Lt. Steve Hernandez said in the release. "The victim was able to get away from Lee."

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