Accused child rapist Antwon Perkins linked to second victim, facing charges

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Accused child rapist Antwon Perkins is now linked to a second victim and facing charges in that case.

Perkins made his first appearance in Las Vegas Justice court Thursday morning. He is facing charges of kidnapping, sexual assault, battery and lewdness. His bail was set at $500,000.

Perkins was taken into custody Friday night after a standoff with police in which he attempted to commit suicide.

He is accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl on Jan. 21 who was walking to school.  

He is due back in court March 8.

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