JCC man accused of raping 12-year-old girl

The girl reportedly met the man using the smartphone app Kik.

Erick Lemus Martinez (Photo courtesy: Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail)

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WAVY) — A James City County man is facing charges of rape and forcible sodomy, after he was arrested by Williamsburg Police this week.

Police say the 12-year-old victim and her mother went to Williambug Police on Feb. 8.  The 12-year-old girl reported having sex several times with someone named “Erim Lemus,” who she had met using the smartphone app Kik.

A couple days later, investigators identified the man as 22-year-old Erick Enrique Lemus Martinez on Wednesday. Martinez was arrested and charged with five counts of rape and one count of forcible sodomy.

He is being held at Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail without bond.

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