Teen Charged in Rape Investigation

Published 01/29 2014 11:33AM

Updated 01/29 2014 12:27PM

FREDERICK, Md. - Officers with the Frederick Police Department say a 17-year-old juvenile is facing multiple charges in connection to having sexual intercourse with a young girl under the age of 10. 

On Tuesday, Jan. 28 officers arrested Erick Molina Lopez of Frederick and charged him with one count of second-degree rape and one count of sex abuse of a minor.

Police say through their investigation it was discovered the suspect had forced sexual intercourse with the victim multiple times between December 2013 and January 2014.

Officers say Lopez is being charged as an adult based on the crimes committed. He was transported to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center for processing.


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