A 20-year-old Dover man has been accused of sexually assaulting a victim less than 11 years old.

A 20-year-old Dover man has been charged with rape following an investigation by Delaware State Police.

Jordan Byrd, of the unit block of Saxton Road, Dover, was arrested March 20, according to documents released by Justice of the Peace Court 7.

The case began when the victim, who was under the age of 11, told authorities about the assaults.

Byrd was charged with six counts of second-degree rape, and ordered held in default of a $300,000 secured bond.