BRADENTON — A 19-year-old man was arrested and charged with molesting a 12-year-old girl.
Michael Pompey was arrested Thursday after being interviewed, according to a Bradenton Police Department report.
The mother of the girl told investigators she found her daughter sitting in her bedroom with Pompey on June 6 .
The girl told investigators Pompey was “rubbing her leg and stuff” and has done similar things in the past.
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Pompey denied any of the incidents happened.
He was being held in the Manatee County jail on a $50,000 bond.