KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – A Kirksville man was arrested Monday on charges of first degree rape and first degree sodomy.

Aelxis Diaz, VINELink

On January 26, the victim complained to Kirksville Police that she was sexually assaulted by Alexis Jimenez-Diaz, 34. The woman claimed she was lying on the floor at Diaz’s residence when he allegedly raped and sodomized her. An examination at the local hospital found evidence consistent was the alleged assault. Bond for Diaz is set at $150,000 cash only.

At his arraignment yesterday, his preliminary hearing was scheduled for March 28.