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WANTED: Man accused of beating, raping teen girl

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Atlas White (Source: St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office) Atlas White (Source: St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office)
ST MARY PARISH, LA (WAFB) -

Deputies ask for the public's help to locate a man who is suspected of raping a 16-year-old girl.

According to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office, the incident happened on Tuesday, April 15. The victim claims a man entered the home without permission. She says she was beaten and raped at a residence in Amelia.

Detectives identified Atlas J. White, 22, of Morgan City, as a suspect. A warrant was issued for his arrest. Once located, he will be arrested and charged with aggravated rape and unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling.

If you know anything regarding White's whereabouts, call (985) 384-1622.

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