On Monday, twenty eight year old, Oscar Rivera Herrera broke into a Pennsylvania apartment and brutally raped a six year old girl in her bedroom.
Police said that during an interview with Herrera he admitted to entering the home through a living room window, at which time, he woke up the sleeping girl, threatened to harm her and her family and told her to shut up.
An eleven year old boy, said to be the girl’s brother, who was sleeping in a bunk bed below his sister, heard her cries and ran out of the room towards the parents bedroom and called 911.
Herrera faces charges, including Rape, Rape of a Child, Statutory Sexual Assault, Sexual Assault, Indecent Assault, Burglary and Criminal Trespass.
Police said that Herrera claimed he did not know there was a little girl in the bed until her mother came in and grabbed her.