|Child rape court case continued |
|Posted: Wednesday, January 4, 2012 12:03 pm |
|A Martin man facing a child rape charge had his case continued after an appearance in circuit court Thursday. |
Lonnie Dean Janes, 44, of Martin was indicted by a Weakley County Grand Jury in September for one count of Class A felony rape.
According to the indictment, Janes allegedly had unlawful sexual penetration with a female less than 13 years old between Feb. 1 and July 1 of last year. An investigation was launched by the Martin Police Department. Janes was taken into custody Sept. 12, 2011, after he was indicted that month. He was released on bond Oct. 27, 2011.
Janes’ court case was continued until Friday after his court appearance last week.
His attorney is Weakley County assistant public defender Colin Johnson.