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UPDATE: AR police arrest alleged rapist

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ARRESTED: Brandon Martin, 25 (Courtesy: Hope, Arkansas Police Department) ARRESTED: Brandon Martin, 25 (Courtesy: Hope, Arkansas Police Department)
HOPE, AR (KSLA) -

A Southwest Arkansas man was arrested Friday after police say he broke into a woman's home and raped her.

Hope, Arkansas Police Department Assistant Chief Kimberly Tomlin says on February 21st, 25-year-old Brandon Martin kicked in the door at a woman's home, beat her and sexually assaulted her before threatening to kill her. Tomlin says Martin is now charged with rape, burglary, aggravated assault and failure to register as a sex offender. Martin's bond has not been set.

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