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Convicted murderer linked to 1997 rape of Rogers teacher

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Photographs by Charlie Kaijo

Rogers Police Chief Hayes Minor holds up a picture of Grant Hardin, a suspect in a cold case, during a press conference Monday at the Rogers Police Station in Rogers. Hardin was arrested Monday in connection with the 1997 rape of a Rogers school teacher.

ROGERS -- An emotional police chief announced the arrest Monday of a former police officer and convicted murderer in connection with the 1997 rape of a Rogers school teacher.

Grant Matthew Hardin

Kevin Lammers, a Benton County deputy public defender, walks in front of Grant Hardin who is being escorted into court by Larry Taylor, a Rogers polic...

About the case

Grant Hardin was arrested in connection with rape and kidnapping.

He faces from 10 to 40 years or life in prison if convicted of rape and from five to 20 years in prison if convicted of kidnapping.

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