Cleveland: Seasonal City Worker Indicted on Rape Charges

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A seasonal worker for the city of Cleveland has been indicted on several charges including the rape of a 12-year-old girl.

Michael Hudson was indicted on four counts - rape, kidnapping, interference with custody and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

Cleveland Police say Hudson, a seasonal parks and recreation city worker, had been in a relationship and harboring the 12 year old girl since she left home on May 5th.

She was located May 19 at 3AM in the Garden Valley Apartments located at E. 79th and Kinsman.

19 Action News has learned police arrested a seasonal Parks and Recreation city worker - Michael Hudson - and charged him with rape.

Cleveland Police learned of the child's missing status on May 5th, when her mother notified police that she was under home detention and left home without permission. There was increased concern for her safety because she takes medication for bi-polar disorder and depression.

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