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KENNER A 29-year-old man was arrested after admitting to police he had sexual contact with a 7-year-old girl, authorities said Monday.

Noe Alexander Aguilar-Benitez remains in custody after confessing to Kenner Police he pleasured himself while touching the child, Sgt. Brian McGregor said in a news release.

According to police, Aguilar-Benitez lived in the same house as the girl and he worked with her father.

She told her parents of his contact and, after being questioned about it by police, Aguilar-Benitez confessed, McGregor said.

He was charged with rape and has a bond set at $250,000.

Anyone with any more information on Aguilar-Benitez is asked to call Kenner Police at 504-712-2296 or CrimeStoppers at 504-822-1111.

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