Crimetracker: Harriman man held for raping child

HARRIMAN, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A 45 year-old Harriman man was arrested over the weekend on charges that he raped a child. According to the Roane Co. Sheriff's Office, David M. Wales was taken into custody shortly after 9:30 p.m. Friday night.

Wales was charged with Rape of Child and is being held on $75,000 bond. His first court date is set for May 6.

The sheriff's department has not released any details about the incident yet. They have said they will release a statement on Monday and we will update this story as soon as we learn more.

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