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Arrest made in 1970's rape case

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James Montgomery (Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office) James Montgomery (Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office)
CADDO PARISH, La. -

A woman's claim that she was raped as a child back in the late 1970's lead to the arrest of a now 72 year-old man. 

James Montgomery of Bossier City, was indicted by a Caddo Grand Jury on a charge of Aggravated Rape. 

Prosecutors are giving few details on the case except to say that the victim was under the age of 12 when the rape occurred and has just recently come forward. Aggravated Rape is a felony and in Louisiana, there is no statute of limitations. 

Montgomery is being held in the Caddo Correctional Center without bond and will appear next in court on July 31st.

 

 

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