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Suspect arrested for three counts of rape involving juveniles

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BENTON (KATV) - Benton Police Department responded to reports of a rape involving a female juvenile victim Thursday.

Evidence suggested that possibly another juvenile victim may have been involved. After further investigating the incident, detectives found that the two victims were acquaintances of Mickel Bodiford, 62. 

After detectives made contact with Bodiford, he was arrested Friday and charged with three counts of rape.

Bodiford was transported to the Saline County Detention Facility for processing with a $25,000 bond.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact the Benton Police Department at 501-778-1171 or 315-TIPS.