NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s a disturbing story in Brooklyn.
A livery cab driver is accused of raping a 12-year-old girl in his car.READ MORE: New Jersey Officials Monitoring Omicron Variant, But Say Delta Is Still A Concern As Travel Picks Up
Police arrested 32-year-old Rafael Martinez.
Investigators said the girl’s parents had ordered a cab for her on Monday. Police said during the ride Martinez parked the car and sexually assaulted the child in the back seat.READ MORE: NYC 'Strongly Recommends' Masks In Public Indoor Spaces, As Omicron Variant Reaches North America
She was then dropped off at the destination.
Martinez has been charged with rape and endangering the welfare of a child.MORE NEWS: Harlem's Josephine Baker About To Be Given France's Highest Honor, A Resting Place In The Pantheon
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