Teen accused of raping young child

Teen accused of raping young child
Hector Martinez (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A rape investigation that began over the summer in Baton Rouge has now resulted in an arrest.

Court documents state Hector Martinez, 18, of Indianapolis, IN, was arrested Wednesday.

According to an affidavit, Martinez is accused of raping a 5-year-old in July.

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office investigated the case.

Martinez was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a charge of first-degree rape.

Bond has not been set.

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