VERMILION — A 30-year-old Vermilion man was arrested over the weekend and is accused of raping a 9-year-old girl.
Louis Bernard is being held at the Lorain County Jail without bond.
According to Lt. Richard Labis, the alleged rapes took place more than once at a home in Vermilion but did not just occur over the weekend.
He said the child let a parent know about the rapes on Sunday.
Bernard will be in court at 9 a.m. tomorrow in Vermilion.