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WINK - Authorities in Winkler County say a fifth suspect has been arrested in connection to the rape of a 16-year-old Kermit girl.
33-year-old Joe David Taylor was arrested by sheriff deputies on Saturday in Kermit.
He now faces charges of engaging in organized criminal conduct, aggravated sexual assault, and deadly conduct.
Taylor is now the fifth suspect in an ongoing investigation after a violent rape of a 16-year-old in Wink back on September 21st.
NewsWest 9 has also learned Taylor has bonded out on a $40,000 bond.
Authorities say Taylor, along with 40-year-old Pamela White, and 35-year-old Jason Lee Vaught were all at the home when the attack happened and did nothing to stop it.
The investigation is still ongoing.