Sparta man indicted in Macon rape case

Bibb County grand jurors indicted a 34-year-old Sparta man Tuesday on allegations he forced a woman to perform sex acts while threatening her with a gun July 26, 2014.

Kristopher John Roberson is charged with rape, aggravated assault and two counts of aggravated sodomy, according to an indictment filed in Bibb County Superior Court.

Roberson allegedly picked up the woman at about 7:20 p.m. and took her behind a vacant house near the end of Magnolia Drive, off Jeffersonville Road, according to an arrest warrant.

He is being held at the Bibb County jail without bond, according to jail records.

Information from Telegraph archives was used in this report.