Middle Tennessee man wanted for child rape arrested in Arkansas

(Fentress County Sheriff's Office)

A man wanted in Fentress County, Tenn. for child rape has been arrested in Arkansas.

Jorge Viera, 34, was wanted for three counts of rape of a child.

On Saturday, Viera was picked up in Arkansas. Fentress County detectives had been searching for Viera for weeks but weren't able to locate him.

The sheriff's office is now waiting for extradition paperwork to be completed to bring the suspect back to middle Tennessee and face charges.

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