Police Identify Rape Suspect

A major development emerges tonight

in the search for the man who raped a nine year old hamilton girl.

Police say they now have a suspect. They are searching for this man who has used several different names. He is hispanic and about 5 feet 5 inches tall.

Police say the suspect is undocumented in the United States but spent time in the Butler County Jail on several charges including falsification and drug abuse.

When police added his picture to a stack of others they say 6 people picked him out as the rapist.

"We're gonna catch him, we have his picture we have his prints it's only a matter of time," said Hamilton Police Lt. Scott Scrimizzi.

Overnight, officers knocked on doors with the suspects picture and description, asking anyone who recognizes him, to share information.

If you have any information you are asked to call police.