PONTIAC, MI – Deputies responded to the 7300 block of Blue Water Drive to attempt to locate a juvenile runaway on Friday, December 4th, 2015 at 10:00 p.m.
The runaway, a 12-year-old female, from Pontiac, was located and turned over to her mother at the scene.
Upon returning home to Pontiac, the runaway informed her mother that she had sexual intercourse with a 17-year-old male at a residence in Springfield Township.
Detectives responded to assist in the investigation. A search warrant was conducted on the residence and evidence of the assault was recovered.
The suspect was taken to the Springfield Township Substation to be interviewed. The suspect admitted to a detective that he in fact did have intercourse with the 12-year-old victim.
The suspect was arrested and lodged at the Oakland County Jail pending the issuance of criminal charges.