LOCKPORT – A Lockport man was arrested by state troopers today after an investigation into his allegedly illegal sexual activities with a teenage girl in the Village of Barker last year, State Police officials here reported.

Martimiano Vasquez-Santiago, 32, of Locust Street was remanded to Niagara County Jail following his arraignment in Lockport Town Court on two counts of third-degree rape and charges of child endangerment and unlawfully dealing with a child.

After the State Police received a report about Vasquez-Santiago having sex with a then-15-year-old girl in Barker late in 2011, they gathered evidence indicating he’d had sexual intercourse with the juvenile on two occasions and provided her with alcohol on at least one of those occasions.

He faces further proceedings in Lockport Town Court at 6 p.m. Jan. 3.