Missouri man arrested for allegedly raping Owensboro teen

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DAVIESS CO, Ky (WEHT) – Owensboro police arrest a Missouri man after a report of juvenile sexual assault Monday.

Police say Christopher Bertolett, 53, of Ballwin, MO reached out to a 14-year old girl on social media and arranged to meet at a nearby hotel.

Officers caught Bertolett as he was checking out of the hotel and planned to leave town.

Police obtained a search warrant for Bertolett’s cell phone and found evidence portraying the juvenile in a sexual manner.

He faces multiple charges, including third degree rape.

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