Sheriffs search for suspect in child rape case in Boone County

Suspect: Ricardo Montana
Suspect: Ricardo Montana

Amber Jenkins- email

BOONE COUNTY, KY (FOX19) -Boone County Sheriffs are in search of a suspect they believe raped a 9-year-old girl.

Warrants were signed for 33-year-old Ricardo Montana. He is Hispanic who stands 5'7"-5'8", weighs 165-175 pounds and has brown hair and eyes. He is known to drive a blue 1997 Ford Explorer with Kentucky licence plate 607-BWF.

Montana was last seen at Hazel Street in Covington on Wednesday. His last known address is at the 3400 block of Queensway Drive in Erlanger, Kentucky.

Police named Montana as a suspect in the rap of a nine-year-old girl in the summer of this year. The victim was a child entrusted to his care.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Ricardo Montana is asked to call 911, Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040, or the Boone County Sheriffs at 859- 334-2175.