Highland Man Arrested After Being Caught Sexually Assaulting Teen Girl

Highland Man Arrested After Being Caught Sexually Assaulting Teen Girl

HIGHLAND – A 28-year-old Highland man was arrested for lewd and lascivious acts with a child after he was found to be sexually assaulting a minor at his home officials said.

At around 3:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 19, 2017, deputies from the Highland station responded to the 25900 block of 9th Street after a witness reported the assault of the girl. Christopher Funk, 28, was detained, while the victim was taken to a safe location.

Deputies learned that Funk was also exchanging pornographic material with at least one juvenile. Funk was booked into the West Valley Detention Center for lewd and lascivious acts with a child 14 or 15 years of age. He is being held in lieu of $50,000 bail and is scheduled to appear at the San Bernardino Superior Court on Monday, January 23, 2017.

Detectives are concerned there may be additional victims. If anyone has any information they are asked to contact the Highland Sheriff’s Station at (909)425-9793. ‘

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