SVPD arrest suspect on multiple sexual assault charges, involving a juvenile | Crime
On Monday, April 15, the Sierra Vista Police were advised of a possible sexual assault between a 16-year-old victim and what the victim thought was a 22-year-old male.
Through the course of the investigation it was determined the suspect, identified as Ivan Valencia, was in fact 26-years-old. Valencia, a resident of Sierra Vista, had engaged in sexual relations at least twice with the juvenile female.
Officers were able to establish probable cause to arrest Valencia and charge him with two counts of sexual assault and two counts of sexual conduct with a minor.
Valencia is currently booked into the Cochise County Jail.