Dad detains man attempting to rape his child, police say


HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 22-year-old man was arrested for attempted child rape in Hendersonville after a father detained the man.

According to a release, Sebastian Alonzo was spending the night at the victim’s Maple Way South home when the alleged incident occurred.

Police said the child’s father allegedly caught Alzonzo as he was attempting to rape the child and detained him until police arrived.

Alonzo is charged with one count of attempted rape of a child.

He remains jailed on a $250,000 bond and is due in court June 22. Police said Alonzo has only been a resident of Hendersonville for three months.

Anyone with additional information about this crime, or any others, is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.

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