July 29, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

Rape Suspect Charged

Ricky L. Brown, 47, of Springfield has been charged with Forcible Rape in connection with an assault that occurred on June 15, 2009. Brown is accused of raping a 45-year old woman in the 1200 block of West Kearney. The daytime rape occurred at a business location where the woman is employed. Brown was a customer at the business.

Brown was arrested last night in Crossett, Arkansas.

SPD Case Number: 09-25929

Media Contact: Lt. David Millsap, phone: 864-1751; Release authorized by: Lt. David Millsap

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd