WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A Winston-Salem man was arrested Friday after police said he molested a young teenager.
Police said Juan Lopez-Gomez, 30, was arrested Friday after a four-month long investigation into allegations that he had an inappropriate relationship with a 14-year-old. The suspect had molested the victim on numerous occasions, police said.
Lopez was charged with one count of statutory rape, indecent liberties with a child, and first-degree sexual offense.
He was jailed in Forsyth County under a $1 million bond.
Police are still investigating and ask that anyone with information about the allegations call Crimestoppers at (336) 727-2800.