2018-06-20 / Front Page

Suspect charged with rape, sodomy


Stamper Stamper Authorities responded to the LifeBrite emergency room at approximately 11 p.m. Monday, June 11 following a call about a sexual assault of a 20-year-old female.

Sheriff’s investigators were notified and a follow up investigation was initiated with the assistance of the GBI Region 15 field office.

The investigation led to the June 18 arrest of Johntavious Stamper, 24, of Blakely. Stamper was charged with rape and sodomy and booked into the Early County Jail. The suspect will remain in custoday pending a bond hearing in Early Superior Court.

Due to the sensitive nature of sexual assault investigations, no further details will be released concerning this investigation.

Investigators are still conducting follow up investigation on this case and ask anyone with information about this case contact them at 723- 3158.

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