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Claysburg Man Arrested Accused of Rape of a 5 Year Old

According to state police in Hollidaysburg, a Claysburg man has been arrested, accused of raping a 5-year-old girl.

Authorities say 35 year old Richard Sensibaugh faces charges of rape of a child, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child, aggravated indecent assault and possession of child pornography, according to court documents.

Investigators say on Friday, the victim’s mother contacted troopers after she discovered a video on Sensibaugh’s phone that showed him sexually assaulting the girl while she was sleeping.

Troopers say the mother confronted Sensibaugh about the assault and he fled prior to police arriving.

On Saturday, state police, Greenfield Township police and Freedom Township police served an arrest warrant for Sensibaugh and he was taken into custody after a brief foot pursuit.

Sensibaugh is currently being housed at the Blair County Prison, on $200,000 bail, court dockets show.

His preliminary hearing is scheduled for April 15th.

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