Kirksville teen charged with first-degree rape in Adair County

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A Kirksville teenager is facing a charge of rape following an indictment issued by the Adair County Grand Jury.

18-year-old David Allen Woods is scheduled to appear Tuesday, February 6 at the Adair County Circuit Court in Kirksville on the charge of rape in the first degree or attempted rape.  Media reports indicate authorities are accusing Woods of having sex with a person allegedly unable to give consent.  An arrest warrant has been served and bond was set at $100,000 cash.

Judge Russell Steele is to hear a request for a reduction in bond at the Tuesday court session.