Wanted Wednesday suspect captured in Alachua


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    Alachua Police say Clifton Rushing has been captured Tuesday.

    He was featured last Wednesday, for allegedly hitting a pregnant woman's head against a bath tub and sexually assaulting her.

    Officials say they received an anonymous tip on his whereabouts in the city of Alachua, and say he was taken into custody without incident.

    "We need the help of our community members, and getting this information out with the programs like Wanted Wednesday people watch that and it makes them pay attention,” says Sgt. Jesse Sandusky, Alachua Police spokesman. “Or they may see that person and go ‘oh I know that personand that’s exactly what happened in this situation."

    Clifton is charged with aggravated battery and sexual battery.

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