UPDATE | Man charged in Georgia teacher's death arrested on rape, kidnapping charges

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (AP) — Saturday, January 5, 2019
The Wilcox County Sheriff's Office posted on Facebook that Bo Dukes, a man charged in the killing of a Georgia teacher who disappeared 14 years ago, has been arrested in a separate rape and kidnapping case.

Macon CBS affiliate WMAZ reports Dukes was arrested at a family member's house in Irwin County.

According to WMAZ, Chief Inspector John Edgar with U.S. Marshals said multiple agencies including members of several local authorities and the GBI were all involved with the apprehension of Dukes on Saturday. Dukes was reportedly caught around 5:30 p.m.

On New Year's Day, the Warner Robins Police Department announced they were looking for Dukes. WMAZ reports Macon officials believe he took two women to a home in the area under the threat of violence and raped them at gunpoint.

He's charged with Rape, Aggravated Sodomy, False Imprisonment, and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon in that case.

Dukes is also charged with helping Tara Grinstead's killer hide her body.

Thursday, January 3, 2019
A man charged in the killing of a Georgia teacher who disappeared 14 years ago is now accused in a separate rape and kidnapping case.

News outlets report Warner Robins police are seeking 34-year-old Bo Dukes on charges including rape in a Tuesday attack. Police say detectives believe Dukes threatened two women with a gun and other violence and forced them to his home, where he raped them and held them against their will.

Dukes was charged in 2017 with helping dispose of the body of one-time beauty queen Tara Grinstead. Grinstead vanished from her home in the southwest Georgia town of Ocilla in 2005. Another man, 33-year-old Ryan Alexander Duke, was indicted on charges including murder in her death.