Rhea County man charged with child rape

Jason Card remains in the Rhea County Jail on $250,000 bond. (Images: Rhea Co. Sheriff's Office/MGN)

A 38-year-old man is in custody at the Rhea County Jail, facing several charges of child rape.

Online records say authorities arrested Jason Card on March 5th.

He faces several charges, including five counts of rape of a child and five counts of aggravated sexual battery. An affidavit obtained by NewsChannel 9 says the alleged victim is under the age of 13.

He remains in the Rhea County Jail on a $250,000 bond.

This story will be updated as we get new information.

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