Man held in molestation of young girl


Waco Police report a 34-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the molestation of a girl under the age of ten.

Police say that Juan Depaz-Alpizar has also had an immigration hold placed on him after he was booked into the McLennan County Jail Thursday.

Police say they began their investigation November 24 when a relative brought the small child into the police station to make a report after the child had made an outcry to the adult.

The arrest affidavit indicates that a forensic interview was conducted with the victim that included the use of an anatomical chart to describe what had happened.

The victim also told authorities the suspect had partially undressed her and himself during the incident.

The incident was alleged to have occurred in a Waco home.

Officers obtained the arrest warrant December 27 and located Depaz-Alpizar on Thursday.

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