Two Lincoln Brothers Arrested In Sexual Assault Case

Posted By: KLKN Newsroom

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Authorities say two Lincoln brothers have been arrested in the sexual assault of a minor female.
The suspects, Felipe German and Rafael German ages 22 and 32, were arrested Sunday morning. According to Lincoln Police Investigator Troy Cockle, authorities believe the 22-year-old suspect has sexually assaulted the victim at least three times.

Cockle said police believe the 32-year-old brother has assaulted the girl on a weekly basis, court records state the abused started in 2011. 
Both men appeared in court Tuesday. Both face one count of class felony sexual assault of a child and 1 class felony sexual assault of a child. They could face anywhere from 20 years to life in prison. The brothers are not allowed to have contact with the victim, anyone under the age of 16, or to go to the address which the sexual assault took place. Their bonds were set at 10% of 1 million dollars. They are set to reappear in court in October.