Weber County man arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting his brother
OGDEN, Utah – A Weber County man was arrested for allegedly sexually abusing his younger brother.
According to a likely explanation of the cause, the now 16-year-old victim stated on December 3 that the attacks had already started in the second grade. The attacks continued until the victim attended 10th grade in 2020.
The victim also stated in the probable cause statement that his brother had told him not to tell anyone, otherwise he would get into trouble. The victim also said that his mother’s home in Farr West and his father’s apartment in Ogden were sexually assaulted twice a week.
After the likely explanation of the cause, the brother would expose the victim to child pornography through pictures and videos.
The victim stated that the last attack took place in 2020 at 162 W. Ray St. in Ogden. The probable cause statement said the brother showed the victim at this address child pornography and then took him to his bedroom.
The probable cause statement also states that there was a teenage friend of the victim who was injured by the brother. The victim also states in the probable cause statement that his stepsister may also have been a victim.
A search warrant was obtained and enforced on the Ogden apartment at 162 W. Ray St. Several pieces of evidence were seized during the search, including several laptops, cell phones, memory cards and a bag full of young women’s underwear.
The brother reported to the Weber County Sheriff’s Office. He was arrested as part of a child rape investigation; sexual exploitation of a minor; violent sodomy of a child and handling of harmful material.