Man Arrested on Rape Charges
A DeKalb County man has been arrested and charged with 8 counts of Sexual Abuse of a child less than 12 years old. The arrest of Roger Dale Harcrow is the result of an investigation by a DeKalb County investigator and DHR which began November 5, according to Sheriff Jimmy Harris.
Deputies were called to Sylvania Police Department to take a report of an alleged rape. The alleged victim and family members were sent to DeKalb Regional and transferred to Children’s Hospital in Birmingham. Investigators reported the incident to Deputy District Attorney Bob Johnston. Harcrow was interviewed and arrested November 7th and placed in the DeKalb County Detention Center where he awaits bond.