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Man arrested in rape at Hollister teen dance

Posted December 29, 2008 4:28 p.m. EST
Updated January 1, 2009 2:25 p.m. EST

— Halifax County sheriff's deputies arrested James Arnette Richardson, 16, of 150 Tanga Lane in Hollister, Monday and charged him with the rape of a 13-year-old girl.

The victim reported that Richardson forced her behind a wall during a dance at the Doe Spun Building Dec. 26.

Richardson was being held on $50,000 bond Monday.