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McComb Police Search for Alleged Rape Suspect

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Keethion Dontrel Turner, Photo from McComb Police Keethion Dontrel Turner, Photo from McComb Police

MCCOMB, Miss. - The McComb Police Department is looking for a person who they believe may be connected to an alleged rape and kidnapping investigation. 

Authorities are searching for 19-year-old Keethion Dontrel Turner of McComb.

Police say an adult female told them she was attacked on Wednesday around 10:30 a.m. The victim told authorities Turner knocked on her door and asked to use her home phone. The victim knew the suspect so she let him inside, police say. 

The suspect allegedly entered the home and pulled a knife out and began sexually assaulting her. The victim was reportedly injured from the suspects knife during the assault.

The suspect then tried to force the victim to get her bank card and travel with him to the nearest ATM. Once the two were outside, a relative saw victim was in distress and began to chase suspect on foot.

The victim was able to drive a few blocks down to the police department. The police began searching the area and the victim was transported to the hospital.

Police believe suspect may have fled to the Kenner Area where he may have connection with other family or friends.

If Turner is seen, contact the McComb Police Department at 601-684-3213.

The suspect has felony charges pending on the charges of aggravated assault, kidnapping, rape and attempted arm robbery.

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