Richland man arrested for child rape

RICHLAND, Wash. -- A 24-year-old Richland man has been arrested for the long-term rape of a child.

The Richland Police Department says Alexander Callahan is believed to have had sexual contact multiple times over an extended period with a child he knew.

Officers say Callahan was arrested Tuesday without incident. He was booked into Benton County Jail for first-degree rape of a child.

The case is still under investigation.