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Man faces charges after young girl tests positive for gonorrhea

Rodney Granger (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office) Rodney Granger (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A man was booked on two felony charges after a 3-year-old girl tested positive for a sexually-transmitted disease.

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office reported Rodney Granger, 20, of Baton Rouge, was arrested Friday.

He was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on two counts of sexual battery.

According to reports, the child's mother took her to a clinic on October 17 and days later, the results indicated the little girl had gonorrhea.

Reports stated the mother told investigators Granger was the only male over 10 years old her daughter had been around in the past month.

Granger was arrested after being questioned by detectives.

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