Washington County deputy fired after arrest on suspicion of rape

Posted: May 15, 2014 at 11:44 a.m.

FAYETTEVILLE — A Washington County Sheriff's deputy was fired Thursday after being arrested in connection with the rape of a man, according to a news release.

Hayden Colt Miller, 23, of Fayetteville, was being detained Thursday in the Washington County Detention Center without bond.

Miller was employed by the Sheriff’s Office for five years, according to the news release. A news conference is scheduled at 1 p.m. today at the Sheriff’s Office, 1155 Clydesdale Drive.