Richland Man Arrested on Suspicion of Raping a Child

Richland Police investigated an allegation Monday regarding the sexual assault of a child.  The investigation revealed that 24-year-old Alexander Callahan allegedly had sexual contact with a child known to him, on multiple occasions and over an extended period of time.

Callahan was arrested Tuesday without incident and booked into the Benton County Jail on a felony investigation hold for Rape of a Child 1st Degree.  Richland Police detectives are continuing the investigation.