Ft. Riley man arrested in connection with 5 counts of rape

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RILEY COUNTY, Kan. (KSNT) – The Riley County Police Department have arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with five counts of rape and one count of aggravated criminal sodomy.

Tavian Garrett, 23, of Ft. Riley was arrested on December 1 at approximately 1 p.m.

Specialist Tavian T. Garrett is an active duty Soldier assigned to the 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley. 

We are aware of the allegations against him and take them very seriously. Our law enforcement team assisted the Riley County Police Department on his arrest Tuesday and is cooperating with the investigation.

Lt. Col., U.S. Army, Director of Public Affairs Terence M. Kelley

Garrett was issued a bond of $350,000.

Officers listed a 12-year-old female as the victim.

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