Teen arrested in Wayne County for attempted rape

Teen arrested in Wayne County for attempted rape

WAYNE COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A teenager was arrested in Waynesboro for attempted rape.

Authorities said Lontrell Harris, 17, is charged as an adult in this crime. 

Police said when they arrived to a home on Turner street in Waynesboro, the suspect had fled the scene, but they later caught him and charged him with attempted rape and sexual battery.

 Harris went before a judge Friday who set bond at $400,000.