Police in Fort Worth, Texas, arrested an illegal immigrant and charged him with kidnapping and raping a six-year-old girl, reports reveal.
The child disappeared from her home in southeast Fort Worth sometime early in the morning of October 8, her parents said. A quick search party was organized but the child was not found until about 2 PM when someone heard screams coming from a patch of woods nearby.
Police say Edis Moya Alas, a 35-year-old El Salvadorian national, kidnapped the girl from her home and took her to an area near Titus Park were he then raped her, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported. Police were unsure how Alas knew of the girl or how he gained access to the home.