Rome man charged with child molestation after kidnapping and raping child
A Rome man was arrested early Monday morning after Rome Police say he kidnapped and raped a minor. According to Floyd County Jail reports Michael Francisco Pascual, 24, of Rome kidnaped a female under the age of 16 and took her to a shed on Oakland Avenue, where he held her against her will and raped her late Sunday night. Pascual was arrested by the Rome Police Department charged with felony kidnapping, statutory rape, and child molestation. Pascual remained in jail without bond Tuesday. We will further information on this once the report is released.