Atlanta Man Charged With Greenville Rapes

An Atlanta man is jailed after his arrest for multiple cases of rape and sexual assault against the same woman in Greenville.

Franklin Ward was located in Atlanta and brought back to Greenville on Tuesday to face charges.

Greenville police say the rapes and assaults happened between January 2010 and December 2011. He's charged with two counts of second degree rape and one count of second degree sexual offense.

Police say the victim was an acquaintance of Ward's.

The 41-year-old Ward is being held on a $500,000 bond.