News / Utah / 

12-Year-Old Investigated for Child Rape

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

(KSL News) A 12-year-old Cedar City boy is under investigation for child rape.

Officials say the boy sexually assaulted a 7-year-old girl over the course of a year. She told her parents, who then contacted authorities.

Cedar City Police say it's one of the youngest sex offender cases they've dealt with. The boy faces several charges, including rape and sodomy of a child.

Most recent Utah stories

Related topics



Catch up on the top news and features from, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast