Hub City father, son arrested on rape charges

Hub City father, son arrested on rape charges
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Henry Mackey/Photo credit: HPD
Henry Mackey/Photo credit: HPD
Corneilous Mackey Sr/Photo credit: HPD
Corneilous Mackey Sr/Photo credit: HPD

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hub City father and son are behind bars facing statutory rape charges.

Corneilous Mackey Sr., 40, and his son, Henry Mackey, 19, are both charged with statutory rape of a female victim in the 14-16 year-old age range, according to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler.

Henry was arrested early Tuesday morning, and Corneilous was arrested Monday by Hattiesburg police.

According to Traxler, the incident occurred in the 800 block of West 5th Street.

The investigation is ongoing, according to Traxler.