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29-year-old Tajuan Barnes

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas City man is facing more than a dozen charges including rape and kidnapping.

Tajuan Barnes, 29, has been charged with 14 counts of rape, kidnapping, sodomy and robbery.

Court documents reveal that in each of the cases dating back to April of 2013, investigators were able to link Barnes’ DNA to each of the claims.

Barnes is being held in the Jackson County jail.