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Hancock County seeks help finding man accused of raping teen at gunpoint

Posted at 5:54 PM, Oct 20, 2020

HANCOCK COUNTY—The Hancock County Sheriff and prosecutor are asking for the public's help locating a rape suspect.

Christopher Lee Hargraves, of McCordsville, is accused of raping a 17-year old girl at gunpoint.

Prosecutors said Hargraves also used a gun to try to prevent the alleged victim from getting home after the incident.

Hargraves is charged with seven felonies including criminal confinement with a deadly weapon, intimidation, and rape by force or imminent threat of force.

Harvgraves is also facing a misdemeanor charge of carrying a handgun without a license.

If you’ve seen Hargraves or know where he is, you’re asked to contact the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office immediately at 317-477-1199 extension 3142, and ask for Detective Christie McFarland.