A Backyard Grove man was arrested on Friday for allegedly sexually assaulting an underage lady after contacting her by means of social media.
In response to a Backyard Grove Police division information launch, the suspect, recognized as 32-year-old Eric Andrew Carino, requested to satisfy the underage sufferer in particular person to have interaction in sexual relations, and she or he initially agreed. Upon assembly, the younger lady modified her thoughts and requested Carino take her house. Carino ignored the sufferer’s request and as a substitute took her to his house and sexually assaulted her.
After assaulting her, Carino drove her again house and instantly blocked her on social media.
Throughout an investigation, the younger lady was in a position to establish Carino as the person who sexually assaulted her. Police additionally linked Carino to an extra 2021 sexual assault case from the Orange County Sheriff’s Division.
He was arrested on sexual assault costs.