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      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.

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