Winona Lake Man Accused of Raping 17-Year-Old Girl

By Eric Dutkiewicz - 21Alive

Credit: Warsaw Police Department

Michael Elliot, 50, of Winona Lake

April 22, 2014 Updated Apr 22, 2014 at 3:48 PM EST

WARSAW, Ind. (21Alive) - A Winona Lake man has been arrested on charges he raped a 17-year-old girl.

The Warsaw Police Department says the girl reported on Apr. 6 that Michael Elliot, 50, forced sexual acts on her at a Warsaw home.

Warrants were issued for Elliott's arrest, and he was apprehended Tuesday.

Elliot is being held in the Kosciusko County Jail on preliminary charges of felony rape and felony sexual battery. He is held on $50,000 bond.

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