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Westchester man charged with rape of 11-year-old girl

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) - Police in Westchester County say a landscaper has been charged with raping a girl for 5 years, starting when she was 11 years old.

The Journal News says Jose Chavez of New Rochelle was arrested Monday evening.

Police say the girl, who's now 16, told her mother on Monday.

Chavez is charged with five counts of third-degree rape, one count of second-degree course of sexual conduct, and child endangerment.

The name of his attorney was not immediately known.

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