Published: Aug 01, 2012 2:06 PM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police arrested 70-year-old Robert Edgar Seesholtz, of 1821 NW 20th Terrace, on Tuesday after he was accused of sexually battering a 10-year-old girl on multiple occasions.

After the accusations surfaced, the parents of the victim confronted Seesholtz, who appeared emotionless, according to the arrest report. Seesholtz allegedly admitted to touching the girl and apologized to the parents.

The child was interviewed and detailed the accounts to Child Protection agents.

Seesholtz turned himself into police with his attorney present.