An elementary school janitor in Chatsworth, California has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation. The alleged victim’s mother reported the incident, saying that there was inappropriate behavior going on between her child and the janitor at Germain Elementary School. Today police arrested the 37-year old janitor, initials P.A., on suspicion of committing a lewd act with a child. The janitor has been previously arrested for grand theft auto and burglary, with sexual assault missing from his criminal history. He has since been barred from campus until more is known.
The penalties for child molestation in California are very severe, as they should be, but that is why it is important to seek the help of a qualified Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer. Every citizen is entitled to their legal rights, and should only receive the punishment they deserve. If you have been accused of child molestation or a related crime, seek the help of Okabe & Haushalter. Their team is experienced in dealing with cases such as this and you can trust their firm to provide you with the legal services you need. Don’t hesitate to contact a Los Angeles child molestation attorney from our firm today.