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    PA Most Wanted: Man accused of raping 14-year-old

    By Vivian Muniz,


    HAZLETON, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Police are searching for a man who has been listed as one of the most wanted in Pennsylvania for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl.

    The Hazleton City Police Department says the investigation began in September 2019 when a 14-year-old girl told officers that she had been raped repeatedly by 57-year-old Freddy Calle.

    A warrant was issued against Calle, it was the second time being charged with child sex crimes and the victim was the fourth child that came forward with allegations, stated officers.

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    Police say Calle fled to Ecuador shortly before the warrant was issued for his arrest and he is currently one of the ten offenders on the Pennsylvania Most Wanted List .

    Calle is facing the following charges of

    • Rape by forcible compulsion
    • Involuntary deviate sexual intercourse of a person less than 16 years of age
    • Corruption of minors
    • Indecent assault of a person less than 13 years of age

    The investigation into Calle’s crimes will be profiled in an episode of America’s Most Wanted on Wednesday, June 19 at 10:00 p.m. You can tune in on the ID Network or stream it on MAX to learn more about how to bring justice to the victims.

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