Pernell update

FayObserver reports that:

A Fort Bragg soldier accused of rape and break-ins on post, as well as in Cumberland County, is due in court Wednesday for an arraignment hearing.

Aaron M. Pernell, 22, of Tulsa, Okla., is charged by the military with two counts of rape, one count of attempted rape, one count of assault consummated by battery, two counts of burglary and one count of housebreaking, according to a release from the 82nd Airborne Division.

Pernell also is charged with six additional attacks, three each in Hoke County and Fayetteville, that occurred between October 2008 and August 2009.