Have you seen this man?
Ridgecrest police are looking for this man, Luis Alberto Antonio Barragan, in connection with the molestation of a six-year-old on July 28. Barragan is described as a 30-year-old Hispanic male adult, 5 feet 8 inches, about 160 pounds. He was reportedly driving a white Honda Accord, with the California license plate number 3SNZ975.
Barragan is wanted on suspicion of four counts, including child cruelty, lewd and lascivious acts with a child under 14 years old, contact with a minor with intent of a sexual act and sexual penetration with a foreign object with a child under 14 years old.
On July 28, at about 5 p.m., officers from the Ridgecrest Police Department responded to the 100 block of South Sunset Street regarding a sexual assault. During the investigation, officers and detectives discovered that the six-year-old victim had been forcibly molested. The suspect had fled the scene and is still outstanding.
Detective Lloyd obtained a Ramey arrest warrant for Barragan’s arrest.
Anyone with information on Barragan’s location is encouraged to contact the Ridgecrest Police Department at (760) 499-5100. Please do not attempt to contact this subject.Story First Published: 2013-08-07