COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A Grove City man has been accused of raping his ex-girlfriend’s young daughter.  

According to court documents, the ex-girlfriend of Brennan C. Crowe told police on January 18, that she walked into her 5-year-old daughter’s bedroom and caught Crowe sitting completely naked next to the girl.  

Crowe has been charged with one count of rape.

The Grove City man made his first court appearance today in Franklin County Municipal Court.

Her daughter also had her pants down. In an examination after the incident, the child explained what had happened to her.

Crowe’s attorney says he turned himself in and he will be cooperative.

The prosecutor also told the judge that Crowe had allegedly threatened to kill the mother of the victim.

Crowe has been charged with one count of rape and his bond is set at half a million dollars. He will be back in court on February 14th at 9:00 a.m.