Police arrest man suspected of molesting and raping 9-year-old - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Police arrest man suspected of molesting and raping 9-year-old

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

A man accused of sexually assaulting a child was arrested Tuesday morning.

Francisco Martinez, 36, of Baton Rouge, was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on charges of molestation of a juvenile and aggravated rape. His bond is set at $65,000.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said the alleged victim is a 9-year-old girl.

Further details about the incident are being withheld to protect the girl’s identity.

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