EUFAULA, AL (WSFA) - The Barbour County Sheriff's Dept. says it has arrested a suspect and charged him with rape and sodomy for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a child.
Sheriff LeRoy Upshaw says Emmanual Bernard Paige, 35, of Eufaula was arrested on Sept. 30 and charged with rape 2nd degree and sodomy 2nd degree.
Paige's bond was set at $300,000.
Sheriff Upshaw said due to his agency's investigation, Paige was arrested on a second count of rape 2nd degree and sodomy 2nd degree on October 04 and will have to appear before a judge for bond to be set on those charges.
Lt. David Morris, Investigator for the Sheriff's Office who worked the cases, stated that further counts of the same charges will be presented to the Eufaula Grand Jury. More charges are expected to be handed down at that time.