Man allegedly caught in the woods with 13-year-old girl, charged

Man allegedly caught in the woods with 13-year-old girl, charged with statutory rape

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Cory Bell (Photo Courtesy: Alcoa Police Department) Cory Bell (Photo Courtesy: Alcoa Police Department)
ALCOA (WATE) - A Rockford man is behind bars after allegedly assaulting a teenage girl. 

The Alcoa Police Department arrested Cory Bell Tuesday evening.

They say Bell gave a 13-year-old girl alcohol, then led her into the woods where he sexually assaulted her.

Authorities say  Bell ran from officers when they found him with the girl.

He was later picked up and charged with aggravated statutory rape and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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