WANTED: Suspect sought by police for statutory rape may be with victim

Philadelphia police are looking to locate a 42-year-old man they say is wanted for statutory rape involving a teenager he allegedly met online.

Police say Pedro Velazquez, 42, is from the city's Kensington neighborhood and is believed to be driving a black Nissan Altima with unknown Pennsylvania registration.

Police say Velazquez, who is described as 5'11", 180 pounds, assaulted a then 15-year-old girl he had met online. The victim, who is now 16, may be in his company, according to police.

Anyone with information about Velazquez is asked to contact the Special Victims Unit at 215-685-3260, or call 911.