Novato police looking for child molester

July 2, 2008 8:48:42 AM PDT
Novato police are asking for the public's help finding a San Rafael man who is suspected of molesting a 7-year-old Novato girl over several months.

Esdras Mazariegos, 28, is an acquaintance of the girl's family, Sgt. Keith Heiden said. A $500,000 warrant for his arrest has been issued. The molestation was reported to police on June 1.

Mazariegos is Hispanic, 5 feet 4 inches, 130 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes, Heiden said.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (415) 897-1122.