A Dell Rapids man is facing rape charges after allegedly assaulting young girls at sleepovers.
Authorities arrested 47-year-old Torin Eugene Lodmell on one count of fourth degree rape. Authorities received the report on Wednesday. An affidavit states the assaults took place between 2015 and 2017 at sleepovers with a relative of Lodmell. The juvenile girls were in fourth to sixth grade at the time. It states Lodmell touched one of the victims while he thought she was asleep.