Authorities arrest Bedford County man for rape charges

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

Image Courtesy of Bedford County Sheriff’s Office

BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — On Wednesday, authorities say a Bedford man was taken into custody for rape charges.

According to the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office, the incident occurred at a private residence in Bedford County between two people who knew each other.

Joseph D. Minnig was then arrested on Wednesday, Sept. 29 for two counts of rape.

Minnig is currently being held without bond at the Bedford County Adult Detention Center, officials say.

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