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Memphis man charged with raping 12-year-old runaway who had been staying with him

A Memphis man is behind bars, accused of repeatedly raping a 12-year-old runaway who had been staying with him.
Darron Clemons mugshot

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – A Memphis manis behind bars, accused of repeatedly raping a 12-year-old runaway who had beenstaying with him.

48-year-oldDarron Clemons is charged with rape of a child.

According topolice records, officers located the girl Wednesday at Clemons’ home. The girltold investigators she had been staying with him since June 22nd,and had sex with Clemons about two weeks before that.

Police say Clemonsadmitted the girl had been staying with him, and confessed to having sex withher at least twice since she had been staying there.

Clemons remainsin jail on $100,000 bond. He is set to be in court July 1st.