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Jury returns ‘not guilty’ verdict in rape trial

Posted on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:00 am

LYNCHBURG, Tenn. — A Moore County man on trial for rape of an underage girl was found not guilty on Tuesday in a Lynchburg courtroom.

Randy Cleek, 51, of 703 Leon Clifton Rd., Shelbyville, was acquitted of all four counts, which included rape of a child, aggravated rape and recklessly engaging in sexual contact with the girl.

At the Moore County Courthouse, it took less than three hours for the jury, made up of eight men and four women, to return its verdict.

Read more in the May 15 print edition of The News.

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