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Miguel Herrera accused of pushing girl off paddle board, raping her in water

Marathon man, 21, accused of raping 14-year-old girl

Miguel Herrera, 21, is accused of raping a 14-year-old girl.
Miguel Herrera, 21, is accused of raping a 14-year-old girl.

MARATHON, Fla. – A 21-year-old Marathon man was arrested Friday, accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl against her will.

Miguel Herrera faces a charge of sexual assault on a victim under the age of 16.

Monroe County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Becky Herrin said the alleged incident happened in July.

Herrin said the girl told a detective that she and Herrera went paddle boarding together when he pushed her off and, while they were both in the water, raped her.

No other information was released.

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