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High Desert Man Arrested for Molesting Child

By Timothy Kiley, Assistant News Director, timothy.kiley@kesq.com
Published On: Feb 18 2013 02:14:26 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 18 2013 05:22:38 PM CST
YUCCA VALLEY, Calif. -

Yucca Valley man arrested after being caught in a sex act with a five year old child. 

On Sunday, February 17th a Yucca Valley mother caught Thomas Leonard Perez with the five year old girl.  A relative brought him to the San Bernardino County Sheriff's and he turned himself into authorities.

Perez was booked at the Morongo Basin Jail and is being held on $250,000 bail.