COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Special Victims Unit arrested 16-year-old Jaquarius Ellison May 3 for rape and other charges.
He was arrested and charged as an adult for rape, kidnapping, armed robbery, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.
Columbus Police Department Lieutenant Dent-Fitzpatrick confirms to News Leader 9 the 19-year-old victim was kidnapped from TGI Friday's at Columbus Park Crossing and taken to the parking lot of the Peachtree Mall where she was allegedly raped.
Ellison appeared in recorder's court today.
The case was bound over to superior court.