Ashland man charged in Hanover County rape case

Hanover County
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HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities say an Ashland man was arrested and charged for rape and other felony charges on Thursday.

Edras Morales-Salguero, 40, was charged with rape, aggravated sexual battery and object sexual penetration.

Investigators recently searched Morales-Salguero’s home. After the search, investigators located and arrested Morales-Salguero.

No other details of the case were released.

Morales-Salguero is currently incarcerated at Pamunkey Regional Jail and is being held without bond.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. Citizens can also download the “P3 Tips” app for their mobile device to submit their tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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