BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A Zachary man has been arrested on charges of sexual battery and aggravated rape of a child under the age of 5.
Baton Rouge Police arrested 46-year-old Troy Dennis Lee and according to reports, he admitted to inappropriately touching the child.
According to police records, Lee was visiting a friend on March 7, 2014. Lee stayed inside the house with two small children while the resident was outside.
One of the children went into the bathroom and saw Lee with the other child. The child who witnessed the battery told the mother and the victim was taken to the hospital to be examined. The victim explained to the mother what happened and the police report says that the child identified Lee as the assaulter.
Lee has previously been arrested for molestation of a juvenile, simple kidnapping, contributing to the delinquency of juveniles, attempted forcible rape, simple robbery, forcible rape and sexual battery.
Lee is being held in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a $225,000 bond.