Gadsden man arrested and charged with rape

Calvin Sims

CalvinMichael Sims, 52, of Gadsden, has been arrested and charged with a rape relatedoffense.

"Simsis charged with one count of first degree rape, which is a felony," statesInvestigator Haydyn Hedgspeth.{} Theincident allegedly occurred Saturday, September 29, at a residence located inthe Tidmore Bend community.

Thevictim and suspect were acquaintances.

Simsis currently being held in the Etowah County Detention Center on $25,000 cashbond.