Memphis, TN – A man was taken into custody after authorities said he sexually assaulted a 9-month-old baby girl.
According to authorities, 19-year-old Isiah Hayes filmed himself sexually assaulting the child.
The mother of the victim told authorities she discovered a video on a cell phone and realized the disturbing footage showed Hayes and her infant daughter. The attack reportedly occurred in October of 2016, according to the arrest affidavit.
She was able to track down the teen’s identity with the help of social media and handed the information over to police.
Investigators also positively identified the suspect and took Hayes into custody on February 13. Officers say the young man confessed to the sexual assault.
Hayes’s charges include aggravated rape of a child and aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor.
His arraignment was set for the 15th of this month. No word on the date of his next court appearance at the time this article was published.