Man accused of raping teenage girl in Brownsville

Jaime Trevino Juarez // Brownsville Police Department Photo

A 30-year-old man is behind bars after being accused of raping a teenage girl in Brownsville.

Brownsville police arrested Jaime Trevio Juarez on Tuesday.

Investigators told Action 4 News that Juarez is accused of raping a 16-year-old girl.

The girl came forward with the allegations on Friday prompting an investigation.

Detectives brought Juarez to the police department where he allegedly gave a statement implicating himself in the crime.

Bond information was not immediately available.