GENESEO – Geneseo Police arrested a man for allegedly having sex with a child on multiple occasions.
According to a press release from the Geneseo Police Department, Fernando Alvarado-Perez, 37, was arrested for felony Rape in the First Degree, felony Criminal Sexual Act in the Second Degree, felony Rape in the Second Degree, and four counts of misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child.
“The victim told a family member, who called us,” said Osganian. “It’s a very serious case. We investigated thoroughly and these felony charges are the result.”
Alvarado-Perez is alleged to have had sex with a girl on three occasions from the time that she was 12 and 13.
Some of the alleged sex acts are believed to have occurred in the presence of a 1-year-old child.
The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the investigation.
Police allege that Alvarado-Perez admitted to being an illegal immigrant during the investigation. Geneseo Police contacted U.S. Border Patrol and the Department of Homeland Security issued an immigration detainer. They may take him into federal custody later.
Geneseo Village Justice Thomas Bushnell arraigned Alvarado-Perez and ordered him held in jail without bail.