Clarkston boy in juvenile detention center for alleged rape of 5-year-old girl

CLARKSTON, WA - A 14-year-old Clarkston boy is being held on five charges for allegedly raping a 5-year-old Lewiston girl repeatedly.

According the Asotin County Prosecutor's office, the boy faces five counts of rape of a child in the first degree. The boy is currently at Martin Hall Juvenile Detention Center where he'll be held until his court appearance in two weeks. Because the boy is over the age of 12, he can be tried as an juvenile in the state of Washington. The boy and the alleged victim have no relation.