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Man pleads guilty to rape charge

Published On: Feb 11 2014 09:55:26 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 11 2014 12:23:30 PM CST
Man faces several felony charges after rape investigation

A Washington County, Virginia man faces several felony charges after a rape investigation.

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Va. -

A Washington County, Virginia man has pleaded guilty to a rape charge.

Hursel Harold Elkins, Jr. was charged with rape, animate object sexual penetration, and taking indecent liberties with a child more than a year ago. 

Tuesday, he pleaded guilty to each of those charges. The sheriff says the offenses took place against one victim between 2009 and 2012.

His sentencing is set for April 11.