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Rape suspect arrested

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ELTOPIA, Wash. -- A 21 year old Eltopia man is suspected of raping a 19 year old over the weekend.

Tyson Whittlesey is a level II registered sex offender in Franklin County.

The Sheriff's Office says the suspect is accused of raping the victim at his birthday party at 200 Tacoma Ave. in Eltopia. He faces charges of 3rd degree rape.