Franklin man charged with rape, kidnapping and burglary

FRANKLIN, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Simpson County man is charged with raping a woman in her home, according to Kentucky State Police.

Investigators say 65-year old John D. Ellis, of Franklin, is charged with Rape 1st degree, Kidnapping (Adult) and Burglary 2nd degree.

He was taken to the Simpson County Jail.

The initial call came-in on May 3, 2021, according to KSP.

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