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Police: Riverhead Man Rapes 11-Year-Old

The man was charged with 1st degree rape in connection with the sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl.

A Riverhead man was arrested by Riverhead police and charged in the alleged rape of a 11-year-old girl Wednesday morning.

Rufino Martinez-Ortiz, 23, was charged with first degree rape in connection with the sexual assault. Martinez-Ortiz, a worker at North Fork Nursery in Jamesport, will be held on $100,000 bail.

The court also filed an order of protection for the victim's family against Martinez-Ortiz. Riverhead Patch does not disclose the identity of victims of sexual assaults or minors.

No information about a future court date was available at this time.  

Maryanne July 24, 2011 at 08:28 PM
keep letting these creeps come across the border.!!!!!!!!!! They are animals.
Paul Squire July 26, 2011 at 03:47 PM
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Craig Lombardo July 30, 2011 at 08:55 PM
Who used profanity?
Paul Squire July 30, 2011 at 10:00 PM
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