RCPD searching for man wanted for alleged rape of minor

RAPID CITY S.D. -Police need your help in tracking down a wanted fugitive.

The Pennington County Sheriff’s Office posted a press release on Friday, saying they were searching for 26-year-old Jarrod James Murphy.

They say he’s wanted for several charges including rape of a minor under the age of 16, 3rd degree burglary, and a ingestion of a controlled substance. Police say he’s an African American who’s 5′ 11” and weighs 186 lbs.

He’s believed to be in or around Rapid City. If you have any information about his whereabouts, contact the RCPD at 605-394-4131 or the PCSO at 605-394-6117. All tips will remain anonymous.

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