Haverhill Man Faces Statutory Rape Charge

An ongoing investigation by Haverhill Police leads to the arrest of a local man charged with statutory rape.

Police report 25-year-old Jamil Melendez of Haverhill was taken into custody at 10 p.m., Monday on a warrant. Melendez is due to be arraigned on the single charge at Haverhill District Court. No further details are available at this time.