Dothan police got a call from the emergency room at Southeast Alabama Medical Center about a possible rape victim.
The alleged victim says she was abducted and then sexually assaulted by 49-year-old Johnny Ray Welch.
She says a short time after the offense; she was able to escape and call for help.
Welch is charged with first degree kidnapping and rape.
He is in the Houston County Jail on a $20,000 dollar bond.