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Harnett Rape Suspect In Custody

Posted September 5, 2003 1:37 a.m. EDT

— A teenager wanted in connection with an alleged rape turned himself into Harnett County authorities Friday morning.

Authorities said Darin M. Barnes, 16, faces second-degree rape charges in the alleged assault of a 17-year-old girl as she was walking home Aug. 8.

The Sheriff's Office said Barnes turned himself in after seeing his name and picture on TV.