Teen arrested for statutory rape, woman charged with contributing to delinquency

Teen arrested for statutory rape, woman charged with contributing to delinquency

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A woman and a teen from Columbus are behind bars after being arrested by the CPD Special Victims Unit Wednesday.

17-year-old Hysani Wheeler was charged with statutory rape, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and interference with custody.

36-year-old Yolanda Wheeler was charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor and interference with custody.

Details on the crimes leading to these charges are unclear at this time.

Both are being held in the Muscogee County Jail where they await separate Recorder’s Court hearings on Friday at 2:00 p.m.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact investigators at 706-225-4373.

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