Suspect arrested for three counts of rape involving juveniles

BENTON (KATV) - Benton Police Department responded to reports of a rape involving a female juvenile victim Thursday.

Evidence suggested that possibly another juvenile victim may have been involved. After further investigating the incident, detectives found that the two victims were acquaintances of Mickel{}Bodiford, 62.{}

After detectives made contact with Bodiford,{}he was arrested Friday and charged with three counts of rape.

Bodiford was transported to the Saline County Detention Facility for processing with a $25,000 bond.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact the Benton Police Department at 501-778-1171 or 315-TIPS.