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NY man arrested, extradited to AL on rape charge

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Nicholas Barner (Source: Athens Police Department) Nicholas Barner (Source: Athens Police Department)
ATHENS, AL (WAFF) -

Authorities extradited a New York man to Alabama for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl.

Nicholas Barner, 30, was arrested Thursday. Athens Police began investigating Barner in May. 

Barner was arrested in Auburn, New York, and brought back to Alabama where he was formally charged with second-degree rape.

Barner was transferred to the Limestone County Jail.

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