Kentucky Jailer Charged With Rape

ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say an eastern Kentucky jailer is behind bars on a rape charge.

Police say 50-year-old Elliott County Jailer Charles F. Howard was arrested and is being held at the Boyd County jail in Ashland. His bond is set at $100,000.

Howard’s arrest report says the allegation was made by a woman whom Howard was transporting to another jail on Sunday. The woman’s name wasn’t released.

Howard is charged with first-degree rape. It couldn’t be
determined Tuesday night whether he was represented by a lawyer.

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