Jackson Co. Sheriff: rape suspect turns himself in

HOLTON (KSNT) – The Jackson County Sheriff’s office have arrested a suspected rapist who surrendered after seeing himself on television.

Sheriff Tim Morse says 35 year old Scott James Buchheit of Netawaka was being sought for allegedly committing multiple sex related crimes involving children.

Morse says the vehicle was located in Topeka Tuesday evening, and Buccheit turned himself into authorities shortly after.

He  left his farm north of Netawaka sometime Tuesday afternoon driving a maroon colored 2014 Polaris Ranger side-by-side UTV. That UTV is reported to be stolen.

He’s being charged with a variety of rape, sodomy and indecent solicitation counts as well as theft of the stolen vehicle.


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