VICTORVILLE – A 29-year-old Barstow man who inappropriately touched a 12-year-old girl at the Hesperia Golden Corral Restaurant on Saturday, June 3, 2017, was convicted of annoying or molesting a child under 18. A jury who deliberated for only a half an hour found Seguin Munoz guilty of the misdemeanor charge that only carries a maximum one-year sentence, but Munoz will be required to register as a sex offender.
At around 5:15 p.m. a 12-year-old girl was having dinner with her family as Munoz, who was not known to the victim, was separately having dinner with his father and brother. The girl got up to wash out her baby brother’s sippy cup and Munoz got up to follow the girl to the restroom. He touched her breast and when she tried to leave he pushed her hand off of the restroom door handle. He then left and although deputies conducted an extensive area check, he was not immediately located.
Suspect Munoz was eventually identified and was contacted at his home. He was taken into custody and booked into the Barstow Jail. He was released on $250,000 bail on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. When he was convicted he was taken back into custody, where he awaits sentencing on Friday, October 6, 2017, at the Victorville Superior Court.
For late-breaking news, follow 24/7 Headline News on our Los Angeles County Facebook group, Riverside County Facebook group, Coachella Valley News group, US News group, Victor Valley/Inland Empire Facebook group. If you like what we are doing and want regular updates on your facebook stream like our Facebook Fan Page. You may also follow 24/7 Headline News on Twitter and Instagram!
This article was written by a staff member of the 24/7 Headline News Organization
Latest posts by Staff Writer (see all)
- Six Helendale Residents Arrested for Operating Outdoor Marijuana Cultivations - Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
- UPDATE : Wounded Teen Dropped Off Behind Yucaipa 7-Eleven Shot During Burglary Attempt - Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
- Authorities Need Help to Identify Norco Robbery Suspects - Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
- Seguin-Munoz: San Bernardino District Attorney's Office