Report: Man sexually abused North Charleston girl for 2 years

Raikwon Cooper (Charleston County Detention Center)

A man living in Colorado has been arrested over accusations that he sexually abused a minor in North Charleston.

Raikwon Cooper, 19, was is in jail at the Charleston County Detention Center after being extradited from Colorado Springs, Colorado on Thursday.

Cooper is charged with three counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor under 11 years old.

An incident report provided by North Charleston Police shows a woman in February reported Cooper had been sexually assaulting a girl since 2016, The girl was only 8 years old when the abuse started, the woman reportedly told police.

The woman told police the most recent incident happened when Cooper was home from college earlier this year. Cooper is accused of inappropriately touching the girl and engaging her in sexual intercourse.

Cooper is expected to appear in Charleston County bond court Saturday morning at 10 a.m.

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