Homeless men accused of rape in Waynesville

Jimmy Lee Christopher (left) - John Strickland (right)
Jimmy Lee Christopher (left) - John Allen Strickland (right)

WAYNESVILLE, NC (WSPA) – Two homeless men have been accused of rape in Waynesville, according to police.

They say John Allen Strickland, 45, and Jimmy Lee Christopher, 51, have been charged with 1st Degree Rape and 1st Degree Force Sex Offense.

When they were arrested, officers say they were sleeping on the floor of a storage building and were so heavily intoxicated that they had to be assisted into the jail.

They are in the Haywood Co. Hail. on $100,000 secured bonds.

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