UPDATE: Gallia County Man Sentenced for Rape of Young Girl

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UPDATE 11/3/2014 12:35 PM

A Gallia County man pleads guilty to the rape of a young girl.

And now 40-year-old Chad Swain will spend the next 11 years in prison.

Swain was arrested in July and charged with sexual assault in connection with the rape of a girl younger than 13.

When that arrest happened the attorney general's office said Swain was a close friend of the victim's family.

Now he'll register as a sex offender and have no contact with the victim.


A suspect is arrested in Gallia County for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl.

Authorities arrested 40-year-old Chad Swain after he was questioned by the Crimes Against Children Unit.

Officials say Swain was a close friend of the child's family, giving him the opportunity to be alone with the victim.

Swain is currently in the Gallia County Jail.


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