Roderick Williams is wanted by LaGrange police after he allegedly assaulted and raped a woman.
Photo: LaGrange Police Department
Photo: LaGrange Police Department

Man accused of kidnapping woman from Georgia car parts plant, raping her

Police are seeking a man who allegedly assaulted a woman at her job before kidnapping and raping her.

Roderick Williams, 40, is wanted on charges of rape, aggravated assault and kidnapping, LaGrange police said.

Williams assaulted the woman at Daewon America car parts plant in LaGrange and forced her to leave at knifepoint, police told WTVM-TV in Columbus.

The woman and Williams once dated, the news station reported.

She told police Williams took her to another location in Troup County where she was sexually assaulted.

No other details were released.

Anyone with knowledge of Williams’ whereabouts is asked to contact 911 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.

We’re working to learn more.

In other news:

Police are searching for a food delivery man who stole nearly two dozen packages from the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood.

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