A 40-year-old man identified as Roberto Lopez, is on the run after he brutally raped a 2-year-old girl, leaving her in critical condition, fighting for her life.
Lopez has been declared wanted by the Police in Florida for allegedly raping a two-year-old girl and inflicting critical injuries on her.
According to the Police, Roberto Lopez, a laborer from Immokalee in Florida with a history of violent offenses, is wanted on a charge of sexual battery on a victim under the age of 12.
In a now-deleted Facebook post, the Collier County Sheriff’s Office pleaded with the public for help to track down the accused child rapist, labeled an ‘animal’
‘This guy is pure evil and does not need to be on our street,’ Sheriff Kevin Rambosk wrote on the social media page for the office.
Lopez’s arrest records show he has been in and out of jail over the past 16 years on a variety of charges, including driving without a license, multiple DUIs, as well as battery, domestic violence, and fraud.
He faces charges including sexual battery on a child under 12.
The Collier County Sheriff’s Office in Florida made a public appeal urging people to get in contact regarding the 40-year-old suspect’s whereabouts.
“We need your help in locating this animal,” a police department spokesman said.
“He is wanted by the Collier County Sheriff’s Office for the brutal rape of a two year old girl.
“This innocent little girl is in critical condition from the rape.
“If you know his location or have any information of his possible location, please call the Hendry County Sheriff’s office.
“This guy is pure evil and does not need to be on our streets. Also, please share this so we can reach as many people as we can.”