On 04/09/2015, the Boone County Sheriff’s Department was contacted regarding the reported rape of a juvenile female under the age of 14. A joint investigation was conducted by Investigators with the Boone County Sheriff’s Department and the Arkansas State Police Crimes Against Children Division. The suspect was identified as 34 year old, Johnathan Lyman Stubbs of Bergman.
Interviews were conducted with Stubbs concerning the allegations and during those interviews, Stubbs admitted to two separate incidents involving sexual acts with the child constituting rape.
Stubbs was booked into the Boone County Detention Center for two counts of Rape, a class ‘Y’ Felony and is currently being held on $100,000.00 bond.