Arrest on Sexual Assault of a Child
July 6, 2005 -- Charges have
been filed against a suspect accused of indecency with a child
(sexual contact) at a private residence in the 4000 block of Black
Locust on May 26.
The suspect, John Cedillo (H/m, DOB 8/10/43),
is charged with indecency with a child- sexual contact in the
338th State District Court. Cedillo was arrested without incident
at his residence at 1019 West Gardner on July 1.
Houston Juvenile Division Sergeant L. Ousley
and Officer M. Gallagher of the Sex Crimes Unit reported:
On May 26, the suspect molested a nine year-old
girl at a party. The child made an immediate outcry to her mother
who alerted authorities. During the investigation, officers learned
the suspect has molested other children and was charged in 1984
with the identical crime. On Friday, July 1, 2005, a Harris County
grand jury returned an indictment against Cedillo charging him
with indecency with a child by sexual contact, a second-degree
Inc # 46914605
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contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.