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Young girl sexually assaulted

June 17, 2005

Cairo-- Authorities are investigating the rape of a seven-year-old girl by her stepfather.

The Grady County Sheriff's Office has charged Rodolpho Velasquez with aggravated child molestation. Investigators say he raped the child while under the influence of marijuana and cocaine.

She was taken to Grady General Hospital, where she was treated for severe trauma wounds. She's expected to make a full physical recovery.

Investigators say Velasquez was arrested shortly after the rape at a pit stop in Dooly County. He's being held at the Grady County Jail without bond.