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Wilson rape suspect arrested in Wayne County

Posted 9/16/19
A Black Creek man was arrested Monday in connection with a June rape. Mikal L. Battle, 26, was charged with second-degree rape and two counts of second-degree forcible sexual offense. He was …

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Wilson rape suspect arrested in Wayne County

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A Black Creek man was arrested Monday in connection with a June rape.

Mikal L. Battle, 26, was charged with second-degree rape and two counts of second-degree forcible sexual offense. He was arrested in Wayne County and held under a $500,000 secured bond.

According to Wilson police, officers were dispatched on June 15 to the magistrate’s office. A woman reportedly told police an acquaintance sexually assaulted her at her Wilson home two days prior.

Police investigated the allegations and obtained charges against Battle.

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