Shawnee man charged with rape after attack in park

A 19-year-old Shawnee man has been charged with rape, kidnapping and robbery in connection with an attack Friday at Gum Springs Park in Shawnee. Rufus Jermaine McDonald is in the Johnson County jail on a bond of $500,000.

Police were called just before 8 a.m. on a report of a woman struggling with a man at the park in the 11500 block of West 67th Street. The man fled in a vehicle, but the victim and a witness were able to get the license plate number.