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Texas Co man arrested for rape of 10 year old

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A Texas County investigation that was initiated after a child abuse hotline call, has resulted in multiple felony charges against a man from Mountain Grove. During the hotline call, 33 year old Calvin Cornelius was accused of forcing a girl into sexual contact beginning when she was 10 years old. On Wednesday, investigators interviewed Cornelius, and he was arrested. Cornelius is charged with rape, 3 counts of statutory rape and 2 counts of statutory sodomy. A warrant was issued for his arrest on Thursday and his bond is set at $750-thousand-dollars.

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