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Wichita police: 17-year-old reportedly raped after meeting man online

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Monday, Sep. 24, 2012, at 11:29 a.m.

Wichita police said Monday that they have identified a suspect in a reported rape of a 17-year-old who met the suspect online.

Police are investigating a report that the suspect picked up the 17-year-old and took her to an unknown hotel and raped her. A police report said the 17-year-old feared being hit by the suspect.

The incident was reported Saturday night.

The 20-year-old suspect is from the Wichita area, and detectives are working on finding him, police Lt. Doug Nolte said.

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