PASO ROBLES, Calif. -

Paso Robles Police Department arrested 18-year-old Aaron Jacob Duran of Paso Robles for allegedly sexually assaulting a 16-year-old.

Officers learned about the assault when they were called to Twin Cities Community Hospital. Investigation revealed the assault occurred in an open field area near the 1100 block of Ramada Drive sometime earlier during the overnight hours on Wednesday.

Duran was booked into San Luis Obispo County on Thursday. He is charged with forcible rape, oral copulation and penetration with a foreign object. Due to the nature of the incident and the age of the victim no further information will be released.

This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information about this case is encouraged to call the Paso Robles Police Department at 805-237-6464.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers' 24-hour hotline at 549-STOP or by texting “SLOTIPS” plus your message” to CRIMES (274637).