A 51 year old Gasparillo man has been arrested and charged after allegedly beating and sexually assaulting a 13 year old boy.
The teenager told police that on August 22nd while riding his bike, a man whom he only knows by face, called out to him and later accompanied him to an abandoned house in the Gasparillo area.
There, the accused allegedly attacked the boy physically.
Following the attack, the boy told police that the man allegedly held him down and performed several sexual acts on him.
Investigations led to the man’s arrest, and he was charged with two counts of sexual penetration, one count of sexual touching, and one count of assault by beating.
The suspect is due in court today.