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San Jose PD Arrest Suspect for Child Molestation /Child Abuse
Filed under Press Release, on 5/10/2016 2:03:00 PM by Author: Albert Morales #3477.

TYPE OF CRIME: Child Molestation / Child Abuse CASE NUMBER: 15-340-9710
LOCATION: 100 block of  Cedar Lane, San Jose, Ca.
VICTIM: Withheld AGE: Under 10 years
ADDRESS: San Jose Resident
SUSPECT: Anthony Felix Diaz AGE: 33 years
ADDRESS: Santa Clara Resident
Suspect: Diaz


San Jose: On May 9, 2016, the San Jose Police Department's Sexual Assaults Investigation Unit (SAIU) was made aware of a series of child molestation/child abuse incidents. The incidents occurred in San Jose in the spring of 2012 when the suspect lived with the victim's mother and the female victim was approximately 9 years old. 

SAIU detectives conducted follow up investigation and determined the above listed crimes were alleged to have been committed by suspect Diaz, who is a Corrections Deputy with the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office. Based on the follow up investigation, detectives obtained an arrest warrant. 
On May 9, 2016, suspect Diaz was arrested by the San Jose Police Department without incident and booked into the Santa Clara County Jail for 288.7(b) PC  Sex act with a child under 10 years of age (felony) and two counts of 273(d) PC  Child Abuse (felony).

Persons with information regarding this incident are urged to contact Detective Sgt. Hutchings #3407 or Detective Ancelet #4173 in the San Jose Police Department's Sexual Assaults Investigation Unit at (408) 277-4102.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867), or click the "Submit a Tip" link below.  Persons providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect may be eligible for a CASH REWARD from the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers.
BY: Ofc. Albert Morales #3477 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Jason Ta #3265
DATE: 5/10/16 TIME: 2:10 PM DATE: 5/10/16 TIME: 2:10 PM


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