An Oneida man was arrested Thursday on allegations of raping a young child.

Troy D. Blevins, 46, of Forrest Lane in Oneida, was arrested by Oneida Police Department officers on Thursday, just one day after a manhunt was launched in an effort to locate him.

Blevins is accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl in October 2017. The investigation was launched on April 4, when the victim’s grandmother contacted authorities.

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The complete story can be found in the April 19, 2018 print edition of the Independent Herald.