A Syracuse man has been arrested and charged with rape following an investigation by State Police and the Madison County Child Advocacy Center.

Police say 23-year old Donald Eckhoff had a sexual relationship with a 15-year old girl in the Town of Sullivan in May of last year.

They say Eckhoff met the victim through his employment as a personal trainer.

Eckhoff has worked as a personal trainer at several gyms in Onondaga County.

Anyone with an information regarding Eckhoff is encouraged to call the State Police at 366-6049.