- Associated Press - Thursday, September 3, 2015

WYNNE, Ark. (AP) - A 20-year-old man from Wynne has been arrested after police say he raped and impregnated a 10-year-old girl.

According to a news release from Wynne Detective Mike Smith, authorities were notified the girl was being treated at a local hospital and was found to be pregnant by medical staff.

The suspect was arrested on Aug. 29 after an investigation by local and state police. He has been charged with three counts of rape and one count of first-degree endangering the welfare of a minor.

The suspect is being held in lieu of $500,000. His next court hearing has been set for Oct. 2.

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