UPDATE: Bond set for Tupelo kidnapping, rape suspect

Timothy Williams | Photo: Tupelo PD

Police were looking for Timothy Allen Williams, 28.

Posted: Feb 27, 2018 4:21 PM
Updated: Feb 27, 2018 4:24 PM

UPDATE 02/27/18 - Williams' bond was set Tuesday at $250,000.

UPDATE 02/26/18 - Timothy Allen Williams was captured Monday afternoon with the combined efforts of the U.S Marshal's Fugitive Task Force and the Tupelo Police Department. No injuries were reported.

See the original post below.

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo police are asking for help locating a man wanted for kidnapping and rape. 

Police are looking for Timothy Allen Williams, 28. 

On January 24, officers responded to the Motel 6 on McCullough Boulevard for a robbery report. 

When officers arrived, they found a woman inside a room. Police say the woman had been held against her will at gunpoint while being sexually assaulted. 

WTVA contacted the corporate office for Motel 6. They responded they are working on a statement to release. 

Williams is described as a black male, standing approximately 6'2" and weighing 225 pounds. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-8477 (TIPS).

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