Miami Man Arrested for Sexually Molesting 5-Year-Old Girl: Cops

Online jail records show Wilfredo Lopez remained in jail Thursday without bond.

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    Miami-Dade Corrections
    Wilfredo Lopez

    A man was arrested after being accused of sexually molesting a  5-year-old girl, Miami Police said Thursday.

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    The girl told her mother that Wilfredo Lopez, 29, a family aquaintance, had sexually molested her while she was watching cartoons at home on Jan.1, police said.

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    After the mother called police, detectives were able to locate and arrest Lopez. He faces a charge of sexual battery. He was arrested on Wednesday, and was being held without bond on Thursday afternoon, according to online jail records.

    It wasn't immediately known if Lopez had an attorney.

    Anyone with information is urged to contact the Miami Police Department’s Special Victims Unit at (305) 603-6300.