Man charged with raping 4-year-old in Hocking County

David P. Weber Jr.

HOCKING COUNTY, OH (WCMH) — Deputies in Hocking County say a man has been charged with rape after he sexually assaulted a 4-year-old child.

According to the Hocking County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to an area residence, Monday, on the report of a sexual assault involving a 4-year-old victim.

Deputies say after interviewing the victim and family members, they conducted an interview with the suspect, David P. Weber Jr., 50, of Rockbridge.

Weber, who is a friend of the victim’s family, admitted to sexually assaulting the child, according to deputies.

Weber has been charged with rape and gross sexual imposition and is currently being held in the regional jail. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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