ST. GEORGE — A St. George man has been charged with raping a young girl.1 comment on this story
Alexander Franco Valderrama, 37, was charged Thursday in 5th District Court with rape of a child and aggravated sexual abuse of a child, both first-degree felonies. His initial appearance in court is scheduled for Friday.
On Feb. 21, a 9-year-old girl told workers at the Children's Justice Center that she was sexually assaulted a year ago by a family friend, according to a probable cause statement.
Valderrama, who told authorities his name was Felix Martin-Fabian, was interviewed on Wednesday and arrested after allegedly confessing to the crimes, according to court records.