ADELANTO:(VVNG.com)- A 45-year-old man identified as Jose Lorenzo Ramirez, from Adelanto, is currently being held in lieu of $500,000 bail for sexually abusing two female juveniles.
According to a press release, on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at approximately 10:50 a.m., Deputy Heather Hubbard of the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station, assigned to the City of Adelanto, took a report of lewd acts with a child.
Deputy Hubbard contacted the victim in the case after receiving a referral from Child & Family Services. Deputy Hubbard was assisted by Detective Frank Hardin and the investigation confirmed allegations of sexual abuse to two separate juvenile victims who were foster children in the home.
Jose Ramirez was arrested and booked at West Valley Detention Center on charges of lewd and lascivious acts with a child. On Friday, May 29, 2015 the Victorville District Attorney’s Office, Crimes Against Children Unit, filed 4 felony charges against Ramirez.
Investigators believe there is a possibility additional victims exist and urge anyone with information regarding additional crimes is urged to contact the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station at (760) 552-6800 or WeTip at (800) 78-CRIME.