Sarasota man charged with raping child, 4

SARASOTA -- A 26-year-old man was charged with raping a 4-year-old child, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office.

Casper Dustin Milford Michael, faces two counts of sexual battery on a child.

The child, who is now 5, reported the attacks to an uncle last week. The uncle contacted the child's mother, who alerted authorities.

When detectives when to Michael's place of employment, he reportedly admitted to the crimes, according to the sheriff's office.