Police arrest Florida man for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl. The incident occurred on Saturday.
22-year-old Austin Altman is arrested in Florida for raping a 10-year-old girl he met through snap chat.
According to an arrest report from the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office, Austin drove to pick up the child in Hernando County. He pressed her back to his home in Spring Hill.
Altman took the child without any consent from the parents. The report has that he allegedly raped her orally, vaginally and anally. The says that she had asked him to stop at least four times, nut he would not stop.
The girl told the investigator that he held her down with his hand on her throat as he continued assaulting her.
The child was reported to be missing by someone and claimed she was with Altman. Pasco Deputy went to check Altman’s house. Austin allegedly claimed that he was home alone, and he had no clue about the child.
Later, the girl was found in Altman’s bedroom. Altman then confessed that he had met the child on Snap Chat and admitted picking her up, and having sexual intercourse with her.
The police arrested Altman. He was charged with sexual battery on a child. He was also accused of interference with custody. It turns out he was violating probation as he had been arrested earlier on a felony charge of forced entry in September 2018.
Currently, he is held at a jail in Land O’Lakes without bail.