The Rundown News can exclusively confirm Thursday evening that Norvin Leonidas Lopez-Cante, a 17-year-old living in Missouri who impregnated an 11-year old family member, is an illegal alien.
“Officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) filed an immigration detainer on Norvin Leonidas Lopez-Cante, 17, an illegally present citizen of Guatemala, with the Saint Charles County police in Missouri Feb. 13,” Shawn Neudauer, a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Public Affairs Officer told The Rundown News.
“Lopez-Cante remains in local custody,” Neudauer said. “Due to his age ICE cannot release further information.”
Several national and international news outlets have reported the story, but none reported that Lopez-Cante was illegally present in the United States.
According to The New York Post, Lopez-Cante confessed to raping his 11-year-old relative about 100 times. The girl gave birth to Lopez-Cante’s child in a bathtub.
Lopez-Cante’s father, Francisco Javier Gonzalez-Lopez, took the child to a local hospital, claiming that the child had been left on his porch. When pressed by police, Gonzalez-Lopez confirmed that his son was the father of the child, and the 11-year-old relative was the mother, but claimed that did not know about the abuse.
Lopez-Cante has been charged with first-degree statutory rape, along with sodomy and incest.
Gonzalez-Lopez has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child.
As previously reported, Gonzalez-Lopez is an illegal alien who has been had been deported from the United States.
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