Dothan man charged with sexual abuse, torture of child under 12

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DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Dothan police have charged a man with sexually abusing and torturing a child under 12 years of age.

Dothan police Lt. Scott Owens said the incident allegedly took place in early September in a residence located in the 3000 block of South Oates.

Owens said that during an interview with the Child Advocacy Center, the child described sexual abuse and sexual torture with an inanimate object.

Adrian Sanchez, 42, is in the Houston County Jail on a $90,000 bail.

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