VERMILION, OH (WOIO) - Vermilion Police say a man admitted to touching an 11-year-old girl while she slept at his house at a sleepover with the man's daughter.
The incident happened Saturday morning on Linden Street.
The girl told her parents that she woke up to 48-year-old Eddie Frederick naked with his hands down her shorts. She contacted her parents immediately to be picked up.
Police found evidence that Frederick sexually assaulted the girl, which he later admitted to after initially denying it. According to Frederick, he stimulated himself while touching the girl.
Frederick is charged with gross sexual imposition and was booked in the Erie County jail on $50,000 bond.