A Knoxville man is charged with rape of a child and aggravated sexual battery.

Johnathan Swanson was already serving time in the Roger D. Wilson Detention Facility on a drug charge when the warrant was served.

Swanson was charged with rape in 2007, but it was nolle prossed—meaning the case was dismissed but could have been refiled at a later date. He was charged and pleaded guilty to statutory rape in 2007.

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