Man arrested, accused of molesting teen - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man arrested, accused of molesting teen

Marcellous McKinney (Source: SCSO) Marcellous McKinney (Source: SCSO)

A man is in jail, accused of molesting a 16-year-old.

Police said the victim asked Marcellous McKinney to give her a ride to a friend’s house. McKinney agreed and stopped at a house in the 4900 block of Woodale Avenue and told the victim to come inside the house.

McKinney then asked the victim for some money, according to the police report.

Investigators said the victim said when she told McKinney she didn’t have any money, McKinney punched her in the eye and begin biting her.

According to police, the victim said she fought McKinney to get him off of her. McKinney then told the victim to take off her pants and began rubbing and touching her inappropriately.

The victim said when McKinney began taking off his pants, she ran into the front yard. McKinney then got in his car and drove off as the victim was flagging down officers.

McKinney is charged with aggravated rape and sexual battery.

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