Man accused of rape caught in Stanly County

  • Posted: Wednesday, December 19, 2012 3:50 p.m.
    UPDATED: Wednesday, December 19, 2012 3:51 p.m.

SALISBURY — Authorities arrested a man accused of rape Tuesday.

The U.S. Marshal’s Office assisted Stanly and Rowan counties law enforcement in finding and arresting William Everette Blevins II.

Blevins is accused of raping a 41-year-old Rowan County woman earlier this month.

He was also wanted on a federal probation violation.

Deputies said Blevins was caught in the Stanly County area. He was charged with felony second-degree forcible rape and felony sex offense.

The 28-year-old remained in jail Wednesday under a $150,000 bond.

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