BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) — UPDATE 11:00am 01/23:
Police say the victim in a child sex abuse case is a seven year-old girl. According to investigators, the victim says Taras Hodivsky Jr. of Foley sexually assaulted her several times over the course of a year. The assualt happened at a workshop that Hodvisky visited often. That workshop is nextdoor to the victim’s home. Police say Hodvisky is a longtime acquantance of the victim’s mother.
Police arrested Hodvisky at his home in Foley on Wednesday without incident. He faces a first degree rape charge and chil sex abuse charges.
This case is still under investigation, and investigators ask anyone who may have more information to call the Summerdale police department at 251-989-7777.
A Baldwin County man is behind bars facing child sex abuse charges.
Taras Hodivsky Jr., 39, was booked into the Baldwin County Jail Tuesday. He faces charges of rape first degree and sexual abuse of a child under 12.
Hodivsky was given no bond.