On October 14, Johnston County sheriff’s deputies arrested Abelardo Gordillo Rodriguez, 53, after he reportedly sexually assaulted a 23-month-old child in Smithfield.
Rodriguez lives in the same home as the victim.
The baby was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Rodriguez was charged with indecent liberties with a child and is currently being held at the Johnston County Jail on an immigration detainer.
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The Johnston County Department of Social Services is also investigating this case.
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