Couple Who Raped 9-Year-Old Girl Since She Was a Baby Lets Man Assault Her on Her Birthday

Federal authorities arrested a New Mexico couple for sexually abusing three child family members.

KRQE reported that Joseph and Rachel Crutcher, 59 and 37, shared sexually-explicit photos of a 9-year-old girl with an undercover agent online. Investigators said the couple had been abusing the girl since she was a baby, in addition to the girl’s 5-year-old sister and a boy who is also related to them.

According to the Albuquerque Journal, the 5-year-old girl did not say she was sexually abused by the Crutchers but nude photos of her and her sister were discovered on the suspects’ phones. However, the 9-year-old girl allegedly said the couple raped her once a week and they included her in threesomes with other men.

Earlier this month on her birthday, the 9-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a van by Dominic Marks, 36. Marks sexually assaulted the girl after having sex with Rachel Crutcher, the Albuquerque Journal reported.

According to the news outlet, Rachel Crutcher told police she was molested as a child. Upon meeting Joseph Crutcher, he allegedly told her he wanted to have a daughter to have sex with.

Rachel Crutcher allegedly claimed her husband was abusive towards her and forced her to molest the children and take sexually-explicit photos of them. She reportedly also confessed to raping a male relative when he was a baby under her husband’s orders.

Rachel Crutcher went on to say that they abused the three children on a constant basis since birth, according to the Albuquerque Journal.

Meanwhile, police wrote that Joseph Crutcher confessed to raping the two girls on multiple instances and forcing his wife to “do things she did not want to.” While he allegedly also admitted to putting sexually-explicit photos of the children online, he denied hitting his wife.

The Albuquerque Journal reported that the three children are in the custody of the New Mexico Children, Youth, and Families Department. Their familial relationships with the Crutchers were not disclosed.

Joseph and Rachel Crutcher are charged with the production and possession of child sex abuse material. Joseph Crutcher is also charged with distributing child sex abuse material.

Marks was arrested in Albuquerque on Wednesday. He is charged with rape.

For the latest true crime and justice news, subscribe to the ‘Crime Stories with Nancy Grace’ podcast. Listen to the latest episode:

Join Nancy Grace for her new online video series designed to help you protect what you love most — your children.

[Featured image: Dominic Marks/Metropolitan Detention Center]

You May Also Like

Idaho College Murders: Cops Move Vehicles From Crime Scen to ‘More Secure’ Storage

Investigators working the Idaho college murders this week moved five vehicles already…

Jose Aranibar-Camacho Shot Ex, Murdered Her Boyfriend: Cops

A man allegedly murdered his ex’s new boyfriend in Florida and tried…

JonBenét Ramsey: Dad Tells Governor ‘Time is Running Out’ for Answers in 6-year-old’s Unsolved Murder

It’s been almost 26 years since the murder of 6-year-old JonBenét Ramsey,…

Missing Retired Priest Identified As 1 Victim of Louisiana Double Murder

One of two murder victims found dead Monday morning in Covingon, Louisiana,…

Kevin Johnson Executed for Murdering Sgt. Bill McEntee

Kevin Johnson appears in a Missouri Department of Corrections mugshot dated Aug.…

Maryland Daycare Owner Takes Plea Deal After Shooting Accused Pedophile Husband in the Head

A Maryland daycare owner accused of shooting her alleged child molester husband pleaded…

Jeffrey Paul Premo Killed Jennifer Brinkman in 1998

Jennifer Brinkman Jennifer Brinkman was just 19 years old when she was…

Nancy Grace on Idaho College Quadruple Murders: ‘Don’t rush it, this is not like CSI’

CrimeOnline’s Nancy Grace says it could take a while to fully process…