A 21 year old Fort Drum man faces a rape charge for allegedly having sex with a girl under the age of 16.
Oneida County Sheriff's Office charged Paul Spalding Jr. with a felony count of third-degree rape.
Spalding is accused of visiting the girl in the Village of Remsen on several different occasions during the past three months. On one of these visits Spalding allegedly had sexual intercourse with the child in a vehicle.
Spalding was arrested on Fort Drum Thursday. U.S. Army officials are involved in the investigation.
Additional charges are possible.
Spalding is being held in the Oneida County Jail on $5,000 bail.