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Carbondale, PA

Police in Carbondale, Lackawanna county yesterday charged Joshua Flores, 30, of Carbondale, with rape and sexual assault Saturday afternoon.

According to court papers filed in District Court, the 13-year-old victim told investigators she repeatedly told Flores to stop while he assaulted her at an apartment in the city on Wednesday.

The suspect was arrested earlier this year by Carbondale Police for charges including Conspiracy – Access Device Issued to Another and Theft by Unlawful Taking.

Flores is curently in Lackawanna County unable to make bond.