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Accused rapist, 2 others arrested in Poplar Bluff after search

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Stephan "Wayne" Anderson (Source: Poplar Bluff Police) Stephan "Wayne" Anderson (Source: Poplar Bluff Police)
Danny Reed Sr. (Source: Poplar Bluff Police) Danny Reed Sr. (Source: Poplar Bluff Police)
Dorothy "Dot" Eskridge (Source: Poplar Bluff Police) Dorothy "Dot" Eskridge (Source: Poplar Bluff Police)
(Source: Poplar Bluff Police) (Source: Poplar Bluff Police)
POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) -

Three people were arrested after police say a search of a home in Poplar Bluff revealed illicit narcotics, drug paraphernalia and several firearms.

The Poplar Bluff Police Department received information that a man wanted on several warrants was hiding inside a home in the 800 block of Kinzer St.

Officers with the Poplar Bluff Police Department and the Missouri State Highway Patrol executed a search warrant and found Stephan "Wayne" Anderson.

Anderson, 30, of Poplar Bluff was arrested and booked on a Butler County warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of robbery; a Butler County warrant for burglary 2nd degree; and a Butler County warrant for statutory rape. Anderson was lodged in the Butler County Jail.

Officers found and seized a quantity of illicit narcotics, drug paraphernalia, and several firearms.

Danny Reed Sr., 55, of Poplar Bluff was arrested on charges of unlawful possession of firearms by a convicted felon, harboring a fugitive, and possession of a controlled substance. Reed was booked and lodged in the Butler County Jail.

Dorothy "Dot" Eskridge, 41, of Poplar Bluff was arrested on charges of possession of a controlled substance. Eskridge was booked and lodged in the Butler County Jail.

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