Man Arrested for Rape, Hitting Victim with Car

class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-45127″ src=”” alt=”gerald-thomas” width=”157″ height=”225″ />Alexandria Police arrest a man accused of raping a woman and hitting her with a car before she was able to seek medical help.

They’ve arrested 40-year-old Gerald Eugene Thomas of Cottonport. Police say it happened yesterday afternoon near MacArthur and Gene Ball Drive. He’s charged with aggravated rape, false imprisonment, and attempted murder.

KLAX ABC 31 News 7/29/15