Benton man arrested for attempted rape

Douglas Farley, 30

BENTON (KATV) - A 30-year-old man was arrested Sunday, accused of trying to rape a woman.

Douglas Farley was charged with attempted rape, aggravated assault and third degree assault. At last check, he was being held at the Saline County Detention Facility awaiting his bond hearing.

Investigators said Farley and his alleged victim know each other.

Few details were released on the case because the investigation was still ongoing as of Tuesday afternoon. Anyone with information is asked to call police at (501) 778-1171 or 315-TIPS. You can also send an anonymous tip at or by texting CRIMES (274637) with keyword BNPD in the body of the text.