Huntsville Police Investigate Sexual Abuse of a Four-Year-Old
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Huntsville police are investigating a reported sexual abuse case involving a 4-year-old boy.
According to police, the child told his grandmother an acquaintance of the family has subjected him to sexual contact on several occasions over the past six months.
The victim was taken to the hospital for examination. The Department of Human Resources also responded to help with this case.
There have been no arrests and no charges filed yet, but the investigation is ongoing, according to police.
If you or someone close to you is raped, sexually assaulted, stalked, or experiencing sexual harassment, the Crisis Services of North Alabama HELPline Rape Response program offers support, information, assistance in seeking victims compensation, and a place to express the hurt, fear, and betrayal that sexual abuse causes to the victim.
How to Obtain Help: In Madison or Limestone County: (256)-716-1000; In Jackson County: 1-800-691-8426.