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Amite officer convicted on kidnapping, rape charges

Grant Carruth (Source: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office) Grant Carruth (Source: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office)
AMITE, LA (WAFB) -

The 21st Judicial District Court has confirmed Grant Carruth, a former Amite police officer, has been convicted on one count of simple kidnapping and one count of simple rape. His sentencing is set for December 14.

Carruth was arrested in September of 2014 for allegedly using social media to lure two women to meet him and forcing them to perform sexual acts.  

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