Wichita man arrested on suspicion of rape and kidnapping


WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Wichita Police Department has arrested a man accused of rape and kidnapping.

On September 22, police said they were called to the 800 block of South Sylvan after a woman reported she was sexually assaulted. The woman told police she was walking near Lincoln and Oliver when a man forced her into his Toyota Camry. Police said the suspect drove her to a separate location and assaulted her before releasing her back at the same intersection.

Wichita police said 34-year-old Darrius J. Johnson was arrested and booked on suspicion of rape and aggravated kidnapping.

Police said Johnson had a previous felony conviction and was out on bond at the time of his arrest.

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