CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (WDTN) – A man wanted for the suspected rape of a child in Trotwood has been arrested in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Travis Odom was arrested Wednesday on a charge of breaking and entering. According to police records there, he allegedly lives in the area.
Trotwood police were actively searching for Odom after the mother of an 11-year-old victim found Odom half-naked hiding in the closet. “Once discovered, Odom shoved his way past the mother fleeing the residence,” according to the Trotwood Police Department.
He has been indicted for the rape of a child under 13. He is being held in North Carolina pending extradition.
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