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Identity known of the kidnapping and rape robbery suspect

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - An arrest warrant has been issued in a violent weekend assault that started outside a Jackson nightclub.

Police are searching for Jermel Anderson for the rape, kidnapping and armed robbery of a woman last Saturday morning around 4am.

The victim was getting into her car in the Freelon's parking lot.  That's when Anderson reportedly approached the victim and asked for a ride to his car.

Police say he then pulled a handgun and ordered the woman to drive to the Marriott Hotel parking garage where he then raped her.

After the assault, Anderson forced her into the truck of her car and drove the victim to the North Hills Apartments and left her.

If you know where to find Jermel Anderson, call Jackson Police or Crimestoppers.

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