Man sought on rape, other charges

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The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is seeking a man on charges of kidnapping, rape and aggravated assault with a motor vehicle.

Sheriff's Investigator Tess Alexander-Brunson said that the charges against Melvin Germany, who is in his early 40s, involve a former live-in girlfriend and that the incidents happened between Thursday and today.

Mr. Germany was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, blue jeans, a black ball cap and a black wig to obscure his identity.

He is black, 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 180 pounds.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at (706) 821-1080.

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