Man arrested on child molestation charges

GRANDVIEW - A 35-year-old Grandview man is in Yakima County Jail today, after being arrested Monday on child molestation charges.

Grandview Police Detective Mark Ware said the man was taken into custody after it was reported to the local police that he was suspected of molesting a 9-year-old girl.

According to Ware, the victim was being baby-sat by the suspect's wife at the time of the incident.

The Grandview Police are requesting first degree child molestation charges be brought against the man.

According to the Yakima County Prosecutors Office, the suspect will have his preliminary hearing today and is scheduled to be arraigned on Thursday.


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