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2010-05-14Atchison, Ks. |  By: Wayman

Rape Suspect

Authorities say Michael Blanks Junior of Atchison was arrested in connection with an assault then rape of a 21 year old woman.

Investigators alledge Blanks picked up the woman at the corner of North Second and Commercial Streets in Atchison about 2-30 in the morning on Wednesday.

Authorities say the alleged victim managed to get away after the second assault and walked about a mile before getting help at a nearby house in the northeast part of the city.