A 19-year old man is wanted for rape in Lincoln County, South Dakota and authorities are asking for the public's help in locating him.

Obadia Loyira, 19, is wanted for 1st Degree Rape in Lincoln County. Loyira also goes by Jay or J.J. He is 6-feet tall and weighs 180 pounds.

If you have any information as to Loyira's whereabouts, you are asked to call the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department at 605-764-5651, Crime Stoppers 367-7007 or toll free 1-877-367-7007. You can also contact your local law enforcement agency.