A rape investigation led to the arrest Friday of a Glasgow man.

According to the Glasgow Police Department, the investigation was in response to a rape that reportedly occurred Wednesday, with Dedontae S. Morrison, 22, of Glasgow, identified as the suspect.

Police located Morrison on May Street and found a stolen cellphone and suspected meth in his possession, according to GPD.

Morrison was arrested on charges of first-degree rape, theft by unlawful taking (less than $500), first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

During the investigation, police also made contact with Dwayne E. Welborn, 31, of Glasgow, and found him in possession of a handgun.

Welborn was arrested on a charge of possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.

— Follow courts reporter Justin Story on Twitter @jstorydailynews or visit bgdailynews.com.


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