CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. - A Citrus County man is accused of raping 6-year-old who was visiting his home in early February.
Antonio Hosley, 22, of Beverly Hills was arrested Wednesday on several sexual battery charges.
Deputies said Hosley forced the little girl to engage in oral and anal sex.
The girl and her 7-year-old sister were visiting Hosley's home and sleeping on an air mattress in his bedroom, an arrest affidavit states.
Deputies said the caregiver for both children placed them in Hosley's room despite having knowledge of Hosley's previous sexual battery charges.
According to an arrest affidavit, when Hosley was 14 and 15 years old he was arrested for the sexual battery of a minor. Deputies said the children in that case were the same age as the victim in this case.
Deputies said when they interviewed Hosley's mother, she told them she believed he committed the crime and told authorities on the night of the incident she could hear one of the little girls crying inside the bedroom.
Hosley's mother said when she went to check on the girls, both appeared to be sleeping.
Hosley is being held without bond.