Child Rape

March 01, 2019 - 6:01 pm
A former Wichita YMCA employee accused of sexually assaulting two young girls at the center has pleaded no contest to rape charges. KAKE-TV reports that the Sedgwick County District Attorney's office confirmed Caleb Gaston, 22, entered the pleas on Friday. Gaston is accused of raping a girl, 4, and...
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Ted Woodward
August 21, 2018 - 1:40 pm
An allegation of child sex crimes in Wichita leads to an arrest. A man reported to police that his eight-year-old daughter had possibly been sexually assaulted on multiple occasions during the past couple of years by a male babysitter. The suspect, a 56-year-old man, was arrested early Monday...
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May 06, 2018 - 11:56 am
A Kansas man is being held on $3 million bond in a case involving sexual abuse of a child. The St. Joseph News-Press reports 27-year-old Roy Tidwell III, of Sabetha, was charged Friday with rape, aggravated internet trading in child pornography and sexual exploitation of a child. Brown County...
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December 11, 2017 - 7:33 pm
A Leavenworth woman has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for at least twenty-five years for raping a girl, 16-months. Mahogany Jaelene Payne, 41, was sentenced Friday. Leavenworth County prosecutor Toff Thompson says a crime occurred when Payne was babysitting the girl and another...
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December 09, 2017 - 9:21 am
BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio school superintendent charged with child rape has sued to get his job back. The Springfield News-Sun reports former Indian Lake Schools superintendent Patrick O'Donnell claims in a lawsuit filed in Logan County that he was unfairly fired and that a state referee...
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October 25, 2017 - 9:05 pm
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a former Kansas foster parent has been sentenced to more than twenty-five years in prison for sexually assaulting some of the children in his care. Sean Murphy, 48, of Edgerton, was sentenced Wednesday for two counts of child rape and one count of child sexual...
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