Rural Columbus Man Facing Rape Charges
Patrick W. Colston
Rural Columbus Man Behind Bars in Juvenile Rape Case
Allegations that a minor child was raped in November 2014, has resulted in the arrest of a rural Columbus man. An investigation by Sheriff’s Office Detectives led the Cherokee County Attorney’s Office to request an arrest warrant be issued for 34 year-old Patrick W. Colston for the crime of rape.
As part of the investigation, a search warrant was executed on Colston’s home Thursday afternoon, which is when he was taken under arrest. He is currently being held in the Cherokee County Jail in lieu of $100,000.00 bond.