CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee Police have arrested an Alabama man on child rape charges.
According to the Chicopee Police Department’s Official Facebook page, Michael Wiecorek, 47, of Birmingham, Alabama, was arrested Wednesday morning in connection with the alleged assault.
Officers were called to a home in the city around 8:30 Wednesday morning to take a report about an assault. The investigating officers then released a description of Wiecorek, who was later spotted running near Exchange Street and Railroad Row.
Wiecorek has been charged with rape of a child with force and indecent assault and battery on a child under 14. Chicopee Police said the victim and the suspect knew each other.