Santa Cruz man arrested for child molestation


David Escobar of Scotts Valley was taken into custody Wednesday. Parents of a 14-year-old girl alerted police about possible inappropriate contact between her and Escobar.

Police learned Escobar not only texted the girl 3,800 times in one month, but also had sex with her in his car during her lunchtime.

Investigators are trying to find out if there are any additional local victims.

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