Man in LaGrange charged with rape, aggravated assault for Saturday incident

Police in LaGrange, Ga. have arrested 51-year-old Roger Maurice Ferrell and charged him with rape for an incident Saturday night.

According to a police report, Ferrell was also charged with aggravated assault and false imprisonment.

Officers responded to a call around 9:22 p.m. that a 57-year-old woman had been sexually assaulted at the Tall Pines Apartments on Turner Street.

An investigation led officers to Ferrell who was arrested and taken to the Troup County Jail.

Larry Gierer: 706-571-8581, @lagierer