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Man arrested after allegedly sexually assaulting 13-year-old girl in Brampton

Last Updated Jan 20, 2019 at 5:42 pm EDT

A Peel Regional Police officer is seen in an undated file photo. HANDOUT

Police say a man has been arrested after allegedly breaking into a home in Brampton, Ont., and sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl.

Peel regional police say the incident took place around 4 a.m. on Saturday at a home near Williams Parkway and Creditview Road.

They say officers were called and the suspect was arrested shortly after.

Police say 19-year-old Marcus Owens of Brampton has been charged with sexual assault, sexual interference and break and enter.

He is expected to appear in court on Monday.