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OAKLAND, Md. — Investigation of an alleged rape in Swanton resulted in the arrest of a LaVale man Sunday, according to the Garrett County Sheriff’s Office.

James Walter Booth IV, 31, was arrested on a warrant charging him with first- and second-degree rape, first- and second-degree assault, false imprisonment and theft.

Following a bond hearing and bail review, Booth remained jailed without bond Tuesday at the Garrett County Detention Center. A preliminary or show-cause hearing is scheduled Sept. 8 in district court.

The warrant was issued following an investigation at a Swanton residence on Lower White Oak Road by sheriff’s office patrol deputies and detectives, police said.

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