A 16-year old runaway from Illinois has been located in Rome and the man she was with has been arrested on a rape charge.

Rome Police say they found the missing girl and the man in a room at the Red Carpet Inn on Lawrence Street.

Police say 27-year old Dakota Adair was wanted in Illinois for child abduction.

The investigation is ongoing and police say further charges are pending.

The victim was offered counseling through the Oneida County Child Advocacy Center.