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.
Pompey denied any of the incidents happened.
He was being held in the Manatee County jail on a $50,000 bond.