EDITOR’S NOTE: This story was updated on Sunday, Feb. 16, at 5:50 p.m.

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD arrested a man accused of raping an 11-year-old girl in Brooklyn.

Police took 45-year-old Andre Clarke into custody on Sunday morning after an extensive manhunt.

Investigators said he raped the child Saturday morning inside her home in Brownsville.

Police said Clarke is known to the girl’s family.

The victim was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.

Clarke is facing rape and sexual abuse charges.

Anyone who has information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.

Comments (2)
  1. Ben Novick says:

    Death penalty.

  2. Danny Stutts says:

    Ohh, HE WILL GET HIS in The CAN!!! lol

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