UTICA, Ohio (WCMH) — Deputies in Licking County say a man has been arrested after he allegedly raped a 9-year-old girl.
According to the Licking County Sheriff’s Office, deputies received information on a possible sexual assault that occurred in Utica.
Deputies say the girl told them she was sexually assaulted on multiple occasions between July 1 and July 15, by Eli Cummons, 29.
According to deputies, Cummons admitted to sexually assaulting the victim multiple times and showing her pornographic images.
Cummons has been arrested and a grand jury will consider additional charges in the near future.