Tuscaloosa teen charged with second-degree rape

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A man was arrested Tuesday for the sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl.

19-year-old Mario Ortiz is charged with second-degree rape and interference with child custody. Police responded to call at a home in Tuscaloosa.

According to authorities, the girl left the home in a vehicle with the suspect. Both were later found at a different home.

Ortiz is being held in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on an $80,000 bond.

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