Man charged with rape of a child

POSTED: 10:30 PM May 15 2013   UPDATED: 3:13 PM May 15 2013
SCOTT COUNTY, Va. -

A Scott County, Virginia man is facing charges in connection with a child rape investigation.

News 5 has learned 57-year-old Charles Edward Burke was arrested after Lieutenant Chris Holder, with the Scott County Sheriff's Office, says Burke admitted to raping a child under the age of 18.

Sheriff John Puckett says evidence was collected, including DNA.

The investigation is continuing.