According to the Benton Police Department, 25-year-old William Kepper was arrested on rape charges last Thursday for an incident reported in October 2012.
Police say the alleged rape incidents occurred over a 4-year period with a person under the age of 14.
Kepper is currently being held in the Saline County Detention Facility awaiting a bond hearing.
This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Benton Police Department at 778-1171 or 315-TIPS. Individuals also may send an anonymous tip about this incident to CRIMES (274637) with the keyword BNPD in the body of the text or by going to www.crimereports.com and sending a message there.