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Man Charged With Rape Fights Extradition To Halifax County

Posted August 31, 2006 8:50 a.m. EDT

— Attorneys for a man accused of rape have filed paperwork to slow his return to North Carolina.

William Skolsky is fighting extradition from Florida. He is charged with raping a Halifax County woman.

Skolsky is also accused of breaking into homes and stealing from a church that tried to help him.

After months on the run, investigators caught Skolsky in Florida in June.