Fairbanks teen arrested for sexual abuse of a minor

FAIRBANKS- A 15-year-old unidentified male is in custody after Troopers say he sexually abused a 7-year-old female.

According to a release, Troopers received the report yesterday.

Based on the initial investigation as well as information provided during the interviews, the teen was arrested.

He is being held at the Fairbanks Youth Facility, and Troopers say the investigation is on-going.

We will update this story when information becomes available.