Man accused of sexual assault of 3-year-old

Pedro Delacruz, 38, is charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child

November 16, 2010 8:32:57 AM PST
Police in Rosenberg have captured a suspect they say sexually assaulted a child. Officers were called to a residence in the 800 block of 6th Street at about 7:30pm Monday. According to Rosenberg police, a mother told officers she saw Pedro Delacruz expose himself to her three-year-old daughter inside a boarding house where a relative of the little girl lives.

Police say relatives had turned their attention away for a minute and the girl was missing. She was later found in Delacruz's room and he allegedly had exposed himself. The mother said when she confronted Delacruz he fled the scene by jumping out the second story window.

Police located the suspect at about 10:30pm at a home near the 2600 block of Old Richmond Road. Delacruz, 38, was arrested and charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child. He remains in custody.