AMBRIDGE (KDKA) — A man is facing charges, accused of sexually assaulting a young girl for nearly a decade.

The alleged victim told Ambridge Police that Foilan Martinez started abusing her back in 2008 when she was only six years old.

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She said Martinez told her not to tell anyone.

He was arrested and remains in the Beaver County Jail.

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Martinez faces 144 counts ranging from indecent assault of a child to involuntary deviant sexual intercourse.

Additionally, he is an illegal immigrant and may be deported.

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