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BARBOUR COUNTY, AL (WTVM) -
The Barbour County
Sheriff's Office has arrested a Clio man on charges of first degree rape and
first degree sodomy.
Eric Ryan Campbell, 22,
was arrested on March 12.
Campbell is charged with
have sexual intercourse and deviant sexual intercourse with a child. The
alleged incidents occurred at the child's residence in south Barbour County.
Sheriff LeRoy Upshaw with
the Barbour County Sheriff's Office said the investigation was conducted and
the arrest was made by his investigator Lieutenent David Morris. Campbell was
transported to the Barbour County Jail and is being held under a $250,000 bond.
Sheriff Upshaw further
stated that the child was abused by more than one person. Lt. Morris has
already completed the investigation on the second suspect, and a warrant has
been signed against him. Lt. Morris
said the other suspect has left the state, but they have a good idea where he
A third person is being
investigated at this time, and an arrest will be forthcoming once that
investigation is completed. Sheriff Upshaw said that the child had been allegedly
raped multiple times by this suspect; therefore the investigation is taking
We will continue
following this story and update it as more information becomes available.