Deputies seek man wanted for rape in western Hamilton Co.

Tony Clay
Tony Clay

MIAMI TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office is looking for a Miami Township (Hamilton County) man in connection with a rape of a 14-year-old girl last Thursday in Miami Township.

Tony Clay, 43,  is described as a black male, 6 feet 6 inches tall, 300 pounds with numerous tattoos. His last known address was 4665 E. Miami River Road.

The sheriff's office said Clay "is known to carry knives and has a previous assault on a police officer."

Clay strangled the girl around her neck, punched her in the back, slammed her into the ground and sexually assaulted her, authorities allege in court documents. As he fled, Clay threatened to kill her.

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