CLINTON COUNTY, Mo. – A rape suspect was released on his own recognizance after a bond hearing in Clinton County Wednesday.

Alvin A. Hudson, 46, of Kearney is charged with a class C felony of second degree statutory rape. The probable cause statement alleges Hudson had on ongoing affair with a minor in both Clinton and Clay Counties in 2016. Hudson has a $200,000 cash only bond in Clay County.

The next Clinton County hearing is set for October 29th.