ST. LOUIS (KSDK) – An Overland man and previous convicted rapist faces charges of committing sexual acts on a 12-year-old in 2010, according to Overland police.
Joseph Smith, 52, faces felony rape, sodomy and child molestation charges after the victim came forward to a school counselor.
Between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31 of 2010, Smith touched the breasts and vagina of his former 12-year-old neighbor. He then penetrated her vagina.
Smith was previously convicted of second-degree statutory rape with a 14-year-old.
He is currently in St. Louis County Jail.