Police have arrested a registered sex offender for allegedly sexually abusing a teenage girl.
Daniel Rodriguez, of Bay Shore, was arrested Thursday afternoon and charged with aggravated sexual abuse, promoting a sexual performance of a child, failure to register as a sex offender and other charges.
Police say the 45-year-old Rodriguez was convicted of rape in 1992 of raping a 20-year-old woman and was required to register as a sex offender.
He is scheduled to be arraigned on Friday. It wasn't known if he had an attorney.
Detectives ask anyone with information about Rodriguez to call Special Victims at 631-852-6184 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.
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