Man accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl at apartment

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A 19-year-old man is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl at an apartment in North Charleston.

Bond was set at $50,000 for Ronald Enrique Salgado who was arrested on Monday and charged with second-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection to an incident that happened at an apartment on Alston Avenue.

According to court records, Salgado entered the victim's bedroom through a window on Monday.

An affidavit states as the victim was comforting Salgado about his "bad day," Salgado had sexual intercourse with the girl.

Police say Salgado confessed to the sexual battery.

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