An investigation led to an arrest for a Livingston County resident.  According to a report from the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office, Michael James Thorne, 44, of Chula, was charged with alleged three counts of second degree statutory rape on a Livingston County warrant.  The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office and Carroll County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Missouri State Technical Assistance Team, who led the investigation.  Thorne is currently free after posting bond.