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32-Year-Old Shawnee Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting A Child

On Tuesday, 32-year-old Benjamin Edward Ambrose Rutherford was charged for sexually assaulting a child under the age of 14.

His charges included:

  • 2 counts of rape
  • 1 count of aggravated indecent liberties with a child

The victim was assaulted in September and October of last year.

On Wednesday, Rutherford was sent to Johnson County Jail and he has to post the bond amount of $250,000 to get released. He was not required to enter a plea at his first court appearance.

The victim was born in 2004, which showed that he is too young.

Rutherford is summoned to court on 15th of February for his next court appearance.

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This practice has been exclusively devoted to all levels of criminal defense from misdemeanor offenses in municipal court to felony matters in the Federal courts of Kansas and the Western District of Missouri. Paul D. Cramm is qualified to provide defense in Capital and Death Penalty cases.