A 13 year-old girl is 35 weeks pregnant after being repeatedly raped by a 57 year-old family friend who lived with her, police say. Noel Noreiga allegedly began attacking the youngster in late 2019, when she was just 12.
The youngster and her parents had been living with Noreiga at a house in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at the time. She and her parents lived with Noreiga for four years, until April 2020 – but the girl says the molestation continued even after they moved out.
During an interview with Baton Rouge Police, she told detectives that Noreiga would attack her each time her family paid a visit to his home. The sexual abuse is said to have continued until January this year, when the child realized she was pregnant, and told her parents what she allegedly endured.
She is now 35 weeks pregnant, according to BRProud. Noreiga has been arrested and charged with first degree rape. He is being held in jail ahead of his next court appearance.
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