Sweetwater Man Faces Rape Charges

Clinton, Anderson County (WVLT) - An Anderson County man, facing child rape charges, is now out of jail on bond.

The Sweetwater Police Department says 23 year-old Elijah McGhee turned himself in Friday night.

He's accused of raping two Sweetwater junior high students, ages 12 and 14.

He's charged with 12 counts, including statutory rape, sexual exploitation of a minor, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

Investigators believe McGhee may have more victims in other counties.


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