Pleasant Hill Man Accused of Kidnap, Rape of 13 Year-Old
A Pleasant Hill man is being held on $500,000, accused of raping a 13 year-old girl he met online. Police say 29 year-old Daniel Ward picked up a teenage girl, brought her to a Carlisle park and forced her into the back seat. Ward then allegedly locked the doors and sexually abused the girl. Police say Ward and the victim began chatting online using KiK, a smartphone messaging app. He is facing multiple charges, including kidnapping, sexual abuse, and enticing a minor. He remains held in the Warren County Jail.