Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) Child molestation
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Child molestation
17900 N. Hwy 1, Fort Bragg
When: Date: 07.22.12 Time: 10:00 PM
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: Name withheld
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Charles Holmes 43 17900 N. Hwy 1 #59 Fort Bragg, CA
Written by: Lieutenant Greg Stefani
Synopsis: On 07.24.12, at about 0100 hrs., the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office received a report from a parent that their child, 12 years of age, had told them that they had been touched inappropriately by an adult acquaintance two days earlier.

Mendocino County Sheriff Deputies investigated the allegations, identifying and interviewing the Suspect Charles Holmes. Charles Holmes was subsequently arrested and booked into the Mendocino County Jail for violations of 288(b)(1) PC, 236.1(D)(1) PC, 220(A)(2) PC, 273A PC, 243.4(A) PC, and 647.6(A)(2) PC with bail set at $100,000.00.
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