Thursday, November 11, 2010

Dad, son arrested on child rape charges (Lewiston, Idaho)

Oh yes, nothing like being brought up at Daddy's knee--when he's a child rapist. Dad MICHAEL HOPKINS, his son, and another fellow (presumably another family member) have all been arrested on multiple child sex abuse charges. All kids need their fathers...why again? Thanks to his daddy's fine role modeling, looks like Junior will be looking at prison bars for a while.

Three arrested on child sex abuse charges
By Stephanie Smith Story Published: Nov 11, 2010 at 12:44 PM PST

Story Updated: Nov 11, 2010 at 12:44 PM PST

LEWISTON - Three area men have been arrested on multiple child sex abuse charges.

Garfield County Sheriff Ben Keller said a Pomeroy father and son, Michael and Charlie Hopkins, were arrested late last week on charges of first degree incest, second degree rape of a child and second degree child molestation. They were being held in the Garfield County jail a $250,000 bonds.

He said a third suspect, Delane Hopkins, was arrested on Monday in Asotin County and is also facing two counts of third degree child molestation and two counts of second degree incest related to the same alleged victim.

He is in the Asotin County Jail on a $50,000 bond.

Keller said the alleged victim is a female child.