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(WRCB, WBIR) A tobacco spit bottle and grease stains led the arrest of a Chattanooga man on rape charges.

WRCB reported that the victim, who knew the suspect, told Chattanooga police on July 9 that Jeffery Wooten showed up at her house late at night, dragged her to the end of the bed and sexually assaulted her.

The victim told police Wooten blocked the door and wouldn't let her leave. Wooten initially denied to police that he went to the house. But officers disproved his claims when they found a phone message he left from the victim's phone during that period of time and a bottle of tobacco spit he reportedly left at her house. Investigators said Wooten, who is an auto mechanic, also left black grease stains on the victims bedspread.

The victim had an order of protection against Wooten. She said that wasn't the first time he had assaulted her. The victim said Wooten told her he would be her "worst nightmare" and would kill her the next time.

Police charged Wooten with aggravated rape, false imprisonment, violating his order of protection, among other drug charges.

According to the affidavit, the victim told police on July 9, Jeffery Wooten showed up at her house late at night. She reported he forcibly dragged her to the end of the bed and sexually assaulted her.

The victim told police Wooten blocked the door and wouldn't let her leave.

Wooten initially denied to police he was at the house when the victim claimed he raped her, but police had a phone message he left from the victim's phone during the time frame and a bottle of tobacco spit he allegedly left at the house that disproved his claims.

The bedspread of the victim also had black grease stains on them allegedly from the suspect, who is an auto mechanic.

The victim had an order of protection against Wooten, saying it wasn't the first time he had assaulted her. The victim says Wooten told her he would be her "worst nightmare" and would kill her the next time.

Wooten was arrested and charged with aggravated rape, false imprisonment, and violation of order of protection as well as several drug charges. He remains in jail

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