LENWOOD, Ca. – A Barstow man was arrested for continuous sexual abuse of two small children.
Deputies were notified of the sexual abuse of the minor female victims on Wednesday, January 13, 2021. The abuse took place several times in an unincorporated area of Lenwood. The suspect, Mario Renteria Junior Gallegos, 28, allegedly sexually abused the girls by inappropriate touching, oral copulation, rape and digital penetration which occurred over several years.
He was arrested for the continuous abuse of a child under the age of 14. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Deputy John Gregory at the Barstow Sheriff’s Station (760) 256-4838. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME or www.wetip.com.
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- Child Abuse: File photo