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Madisonville Man Charged with Rape


Brandon Morse, 24, is accused of raping an underage girl

Police have arrested a western Kentucky man accused of raping an underage girl. WNIN’s John Gibson has the story:

Deputies with the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office executed an arrest warrant for 24-year-old Brandon Morse at a fast food restaurant in Madisonville Thursday night.

The sheriff’s office says deputies conducted surveillance, identified Morse, and executed the warrant without incident.

Morse faces a charge of first-degree Rape for alleged forced sex against a female juvenile.

Deputies took Morse to the Hopkins County Jail.

The sheriff’s office says an investigation is ongoing.