Five Charged In Multiple Rape Cases

Tyrone Harris

Authorities say five people are charged from recent rape and kidnapping cases occurring on August 3rd, 8th and 12th.

Charged are 30-year old Tyrone Harris, of Searcy; 37-year old Quiwana Shaw, of Searcy; 29-year old Jamie Swan, of Searcy; 27-year old Michael Angelo Lee, of Searcy; and 28-year old Kassandra Raines-Carlos, of Searcy.
On August 3, 2018 a victim reported to the Searcy Police Department that she had been held against her will and raped by Tyrone Harris, age 30 of Searcy, while he held and threatened her with a pistol. During the course of the investigation it was determined that the victim was kidnapped by Harris and taken to an address on W. Center where she was raped and not allowed to leave. Harris was assisted in keeping the victim at this residence by Quiwana Shaw, age 37 of Searcy. While at this residence, Shaw and Harris beat the victim as well. The victim was then taken to another residence on W. Vine where Harris raped the victim again. During this time, Jamie Swan, age 29 of Searcy, helped keep the victim from leaving the residence. During this time, Swan used a clothing iron to burn the victim. The victim was eventually able to escape the residence through a window.

Tyrone Harris has been charged with Battery 2nd, a Class D Felony; Felon in Possession of a Firearm, a Class D Felony; Terroristic Threatening, a Class D Felony; Aggravated Assault, a Class D Felony; Kidnapping, a Class Y Felony; and Rape, a Class Y Felony. Quiwana Shaw has been charged with Kidnapping (Conspiracy to commit) a Class A Felony; and Battery 3rd, a class A Misdemeanor.  Jamie Swan has been charged with Kidnapping (Conspiracy to commit) a Class A Felony and Battery 2nd, a class D Felony.

Quiwana Shaw
Shaw

Jamie Swan
Swan

On August 8, 2018 a victim reported to the Searcy Police Department that while at a residence on West Center (same residence as above), she was sleeping when she woke up to find Michael Lee, age 27 of Searcy, having sex with her without giving him consent. The victim was able to get away from Lee.

Lee has been charged with Rape, a Class Y Felony.

Michael Lee
Lee

On August 12, 2018 a victim reported to the Searcy Police Department that sometime around the first part of August, Tyrone Harris pulled up to her and threw her in a car before he took her to a residence on W. Vine (same as residence above). The vehicle was being driven by Kassandra Raines-Carlos, age 28 of Searcy. While at the residence Harris beat the victim with a shotgun before raping her and threatening to kill her. Raines-Carlos assisted Harris with the beating of this victim.

Tyrone Harris has been charged with Battery 2nd, a Class D Felony; Felon in Possession of a Firearm, a Class D Felony; Terroristic Threatening, a Class D Felony; Aggravated Assault, a Class D Felony; Kidnapping, a Class Y Felony; Rape, a Class Y Felony in this case as well. Kassandra Raines-Carlos has been charged with Kidnapping, a Class Y Felony; Battery 2nd, a class D Felony; and Terroristic Threatening, a Class D Felony.

This is still an ongoing investigation. We are still looking at the possibility of more charges.

Kassandra Raines-Carlos
Raines-Carlos

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