HIGGINSVILLE, MO – A Higginsville man suspected of rape and sodomy is being sought by authorities Thursday.

Higginsville police say, Jerry Allen Hedges Jr., is the subject of warrants for rape, sodomy, child molestation, and incest. Bond is set at $250,000. Hedges is described as a white male, 5’4″, 140 lbs, last seen with long hair and goatee. He should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information should contact Higginsville Police.