PRESS RELEASE - BURGLARY/RAPE SUSPECT ARRESTED - 12/15/2015

 

News Media,

     On 12/15/2015 at about 12:45am, our agency was notified of a home invasion at 111 West Ashby Street.  The victim report a male broke into her house and tried to rape her. She reported the suspect fled on foot,  and was able to provide a description. An officer located a person matching the description a short time later near the residence.  This person was later arrested and charged. The suspect has been identified as:

 Jeremy Rigney, 28 of Charleston

 Rigney is currently being held in the Mississippi County Jail on a $500,000 cash only bond. He is charged with Burglary 1st Degree, Attempted Rape 1st Degree, Elder Abuse 1st Degree and Felonious Restraint.

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Jeremy Rigney, 28 of Charleston

 

AUTHORITY: Robert Hearnes