HAVERHILL — Police said they charged a Haverhill man with rape of a child under 16 with force.
Police said they arrested Wilbing Torres, 29, 125 Franklin St., Apt. 1, on Monday at 2:30 p.m. at 100 Recovery Way, and charged him with the crime. Police said Torres and the victim are known to each other.
According to officials at Haverhill District Court, Torres was arraigned on the charge on Tuesday. Court officials said he was ordered held without bail pending a hearing on March 5, at which it will be determined if he is a danger to the community and should continue to be held or released on bail or some other conditions.