OKLAHOMA CITY – A man has been arrested in the rape of a 6-year-old in northeast Oklahoma City.

According to a police report, the boy told his mother 24-year-old Raul Pando, who has watched the boy as well as other children living in the home of the boy had attempted to rape him early in the morning on October 22.

The boy's mother told police she woke up to find the boy in the living room on a recliner and thought it odd as she remembered putting him to bed in his room the night before. She said the boy told her what had happened that day after school.

The mother confronted Pando about the incident and he ran from the home. She said that when she met Pando two weeks prior to the incident he had openly admitted to her that he was gay.

Pando was arrested on complaints of rape by instrumentation, lewd acts with a child under 12 and knowingly intending to transmit HIV.