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Two men charged in separate rape investigations

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Billy Joe Bridgewater Billy Joe Bridgewater
Richard Lindsey Richard Lindsey

Southeast Kansas authorities have arrested and charged suspects in two separate rape investigations.

Billy Joe Bridgewater, 48 of Arcadia, has been charged for the rape of a child under the age of 14.  Officials say the crime occurred at his home in 2011.

In a separate case, Richard Lindsey, 47, has been charged for the rape of a child under age 18.  Investigators say the crime occurred at his home when he lived in Crawford County in 2012 and 2013.

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