Man arrested for assaulting girl

U.S. federal officials announced May 12th that they would prosecute a 18-year-old male American living on Kadena Air Base for sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl.

According to Okinawa Police, the victim is the daughter of a U.S. serviceman living on base. According to the officials, the male is from the state of Minnesota. It is suspected that on Feb. 11th, he gave the victim alcohol, and then sexually assaulted her while filming the assault with his phone. He was arrested on May 7th and ordered to be transferred back to the US.