A Honduran man is now facing serious charges after an alleged sexual assault that happened over the weekend.

Bossier City police arrested a 27-year-old Christian Aguilar-Mendoza on Sunday on a charge of third degree rape in connection with an incident that occurred earlier that day at a residence.

Detectives began an investigation immediately upon notification of the attack. Aguilar-Mendoza was taken into custody within a few hours following questioning by detectives at Bossier City Police Department headquarters.

He was booked into the Bossier City Jail for third degree rape and subsequently transferred to the Bossier Parish Maximum Security Facility.