Millbrook man arrested, charged with rape of minor

Millbrook man arrested, charged with rape of minor

MILLBROOK, AL (WSFA) - A Thanksgiving day arrest of a Millbrook man was made after the suspect attempted to flee from police.

Eric Eugene Thrasher, 40, has been arrested and charged with first-degree rape involving a minor, according to Millbrook Police Chief P.K. Johnson. According to Johnson, Thrasher attempted to flee from authorities after being approached in the 3600 block of Grandview Road.

Johnson said the pursuit didn't last long and is thankful no one was hurt in the process.

"We are extremely pleased to announce this arrest and on this being Thanksgiving day, I am thankful that this arrest was made without anyone being injured or worse," said Johnson.

While the alleged act was reported Monday, Johnson says further investigation has revealed a second victim.

Johnson asks that anyone with information contact Millbrook police.

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