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Man Charged With Rape, Kidnapping in Case of Missing Raleigh Girl

Posted May 17, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— The case of a missing 12-year-old Raleigh girl has now turned into a rape and kidnapping investigation.

The girl was last seen a week ago, getting onto a city bus.

Now, a family acquaintance, Ollie Bellamy, 43, is charged with second-degree kidnapping and statutory rape.

Police say during the eight days the girl was missing, she and Bellamy traveled cross-country, as far away as Arizona and California.

The girl is now back at home.