A RAPE SUSPECT is being held with no bond after an initial appearance in Madison Municipal Court last week.
Jerson Nahum Martinez, 27, of Canton, appeared before Judge Dale Danks on Thursday, September 18, the day after the alleged sexual assault.
A hearing date has not been set yet.
Maj. Robert Sanders of the Madison Police Department confirmed that the alleged rape is believed to have occurred in the commercial area near the Kroger on Highway 51. Sanders would not say whether the victim knew Martinez.