(KATU-TV) — A 19-year-old high school senior in Battle Ground has been arrested on rape charges and it is not the first time the man has been in trouble for sex crimes, according to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office.

According to the Clark Country Sheriff’s Office website, Jeremiah Thompson, now 19, was first convicted of sex crimes as a juvenile, when he was 17. Thompson is a registered sex offender.

Thompson attended Prairie High School in Vancouver and is now accused of raping a 14-year-old girl at his home. He was arrested on April 12.

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