Kidnapping Suspect Caught

6-20-06 - Ardmore police have made an arrest in a kidnapping and rape case that began in the Wal-Mart parking lot back in April.

Forty-three-year-old Leslie Ray Perkins is accused of kidnapping and raping a woman on April 22. He grabbed her and stole her car from the Wal-Mart parking lot.

Police have been looking for him for the past month. They say fingerprints at the scene connect him to the crime.

He surrendered Tuesday afternoon and faces charges of kidnapping, rape by instrumentation, two counts forcible oral sodomy and one count of auto burglary.