TOPEKA, Kan. — The Shawnee County District Attorney’s Office has filed charges against a Topeka man connected to the death of a five-year-old girl.
Court documents show the DA’s Office is charging 25-year-old Mickel Cherry with the following:
- Capital murder – commission of rape, aggravated criminal sodomy, and/or criminal sodomy
- Murder in the first degree; inherently dangerous felony
- Rape; child under 14, offender 18 or over
Cherry is currently being held at the Shawnee County Department of Corrections on a $2 million bond. An upcoming court date for him has yet to be assigned.
If you have any information regarding the investigation email email@example.com or contact the Topeka Police Criminal Investigation Bureau at 785-234-0007. Anonymous tips can be made by calling Shawnee County Crime Stoppers at 785-234-0007 or online by clicking here.