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Police arrest Joseph Reteguiz at LVIA on rape charges

Published On: Jul 03 2013 01:57:25 PM EDT
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Lucy Nicholson / Reuters

A man's travel plans were diverted when he was arrested at the Lehigh Valley International Airport Tuesday.

Police arrested Joseph A. Reteguiz on rape charges.

Reteguiz is accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in the New Tripoli area.

Police say Reteguiz was 19 at the time of the alleged incidents.

The victim says Reteguiz and she engaged in both consensual and non-consensual sex between January and August 2012.

Reteguiz was arraigned and committed to Lehigh County Prison.