Cops: Riverhead man charged with rape of 13-year-old

09/30/2014 3:17 PM |

A 23-year-old Riverhead man was arrested earlier this month for a sexual offense involving a 13-year-old girl, Southampton Town police said. 

Police charged Jose Quiran with second-degree rape and endangering the welfare of a child Sept. 13. Police said the victim knew Mr. Quiran.

He was remanded to jail in lieu of $55,000 bail, police said.

Police said further details were not available due to the sensitive nature of the crime. Police did not specify when the alleged incident took place.