Update: Mineral Co. man accused of rape found dead

WALLACE, Idaho - UPDATE: Mineral County Sheriff's deputies say a DeBorgia man sought as a person of interest in connection with a rape has been found dead.

According to a press release, at approximately 3:40 p.m. Friday the Mineral County Sheriff's Office was notified by the Idaho State Patrol that William Riley Baldwin, 37, had been located and was found deceased.

Deputies say no further information is available at this time.

Earlier Friday, NBC Montana told you how law enforcement in Montana requested help from authorities in Idaho to find Baldwin.

According to information from the Shoshone County Sheriff's Office in Wallace, Idaho, deputies tried to stop a vehicle matching the description of the vehicle being driven by Baldwin. The driver drove away, was located a short time later, but then left on foot.

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