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Joseph Carter

Columbus Division of Police

A Columbus man convicted of raping a woman in 1997 in Beatty Park was sentenced this week to eight years in prison.

Columbus Division of Police

A Columbus man arrested in Oklahoma in February man has been indicted in a 1997 rape at Beatty Park after new DNA testing helped identify him.

Columbus Police Charge Suspect In 1997 Rape

Mar 25, 2016
Columbus Division of Police

Columbus police say cold-case investigators have used DNA evidence to link a rape case nearly two decades old to a man recently arrested in Oklahoma.