Dothan Rape Arrest

A Slocomb man sits behind bars charged with first degree burglary and first degree rape.

Dothan Police arrested Darriek Smith in connection with the incident which occurred on New Year’s Eve.

Investigators say Smith allegedly broke into the home of his ex-girlfriend and forced her to have sex with him.

Witnesses who visited the victim's home alerted police, and when officers got there, Smith took off on foot. Police chased him down.

He’s being held in the Houston County Jail on bonds totaling 100-thousand dollars.