Posted on Friday, May 31st, 2019 at 11:56 pm
Long Beach, NY (May 31, 2019) – As of Friday, May 31st, police are actively conducting a search for a man who has been accused of raping a minor. The wanted suspect is believed to be 35-year-old Rafael Sanchez, but police have not provided a description at this time.
According to police, Sanchez is believed to have raped an underage girl; however, neither the time of the incident nor any further details regarding the abuse have been released. At this time, it has been confirmed that Sanchez is being pursued but authorities have not provided any information on the alleged victim.
Police are currently asking anyone who may have any information on Rafael Sanchez to please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. An award of up to $5,000 is being offered.
Sexual Abuse in New York
Above all else, we would, first and foremost, like to offer our sincere sympathies to the victim of the accused as we preserve hope for her ability to fully recover from her abuse. Moving forward can be terribly difficult but it is important to understand that, as the victim of sexual abuse in New York, you may likely have substantial rights in terms of recovering compensation for the misconduct that you were wrongfully forced to endure.
At Hach & Rose, we understand that no amount of money can erase such trauma but we are devoted to holding sexual abusers liable for their inexcusable actions. Our compassionate attorneys are dedicated to providing victims with the most knowledgeable and experienced representation available. As members of the community, we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time.
If you have been the victim of sexual abuse in New York, please contact our sexual abuse attorneys at 212-779-0057 today.
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