By: Marc Summers (WEIS Radio) & Andrew Carter (WRGA News)
A Piedmont man has been arrested in connection with the abduction of a child.
According to WEIS Radio in Centre, Alabama, police Chief Steven Tidwell says 28 year old Raleigh Steven Rowan has been taken into custody, on charges of Kidnapping 1st Degree, Rape 1st Degree, two counts of Sodomy 1st Degree and Sexual Assault of a Child Under the Age of 12. The victim in the case was located Tuesday morning, and was treated by medical personnel, then released; Chief Tidwell stated that the investigation into the matter is on-going, and no additional information will be released at this time. Rowan is being held in the Calhoun County Jail on a cash bond of five million dollars.