Rape charges dismissed against Columbus man

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A man accused of rape appeared in court Monday and had all charges against him dismissed.

Archie Zanders, 41, was facing rape charges after a 17-year-old girl told police Zanders barged into her bedroom and sexually assaulted her.

It reportedly happened Friday morning and Zanders was arrested that afternoon.

The charges were dismissed when the victim recanted her story.

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