Man suspected of raping runner on trails is arrested

Man suspected of raping runner on trails is arrested

WHEELER CO. (WALB) - Police arrested 32-year-old Jerry Kennedy in connection with the rape of a woman running the trails at Little Ocmulgee State Park.

A woman called the Wheeler-Telfair E-911 Thursday, reporting that she had been raped.

Kennedy is at the Wheeler County Jail facing multiple felony charges.

Several agencies including the GSP, GBI and DNR helped with the investigation.

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