18 Yr. Old Accused Of Sexually Assaulting A Young Girl

Newschannel 6 is learning about an alleged sex crime against a young girl.

Police said Adrian Jacob Mendoza, now 18, was charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child under age 14. Police said Mendoza was 17 when the crime took place in March of 2011.

Police said Mendoza offered to walk the victim home during the late night hours. They said he lured the girl into a place he was staying, gave her alcohol then sexually assaulted her.

Police said the girl underwent forensic tests at Patsy's House Children's Advocacy Center. They also said the girl picked Mendoza out of a photo lineup.