Man Wanted For Wagoner County Rape Arrested In Missouri

Wednesday, April 22nd 2015, 6:28 pm
By: News On 6

The Missouri Highway Patrol arrested a man suspected of rape in Wagoner County.

Wayne Edwards, Sr. is in jail northeast of Kansas City, waiting for an extradition hearing.

4/13/2015 Related Story: Rape Suspect Sought By Wagoner County Sheriff's Office

Wagoner County deputies have been working with the FBI's violent crimes task force to track Edwards through several states.

Investigators said he sexually molested a 15-year-old girl he knew, earlier this month.