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Thursday August 8th, 2019 :: 04:57 p.m. PDT


Jose Vicente, a licensed foster parent, is arrested for lewd acts with a 6-year-old child

DATE/TIME:               Wednesday, July 31, 2019
INCIDENT:                  PC 288(a), Lewd Act with a Child       
LOCATION:                City of Fontana
VICTIM:                       Six-year-old female
SUSPECT:                  Jose Vicente, 58-years-old, resident of Fontana
On Thursday, June 20, 2019, deputies from the Fontana Sheriff’s Station began an investigation regarding sexual abuse allegation of a six-year-old female. Detectives from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Specialized Investigations Division, Crimes Against Children Detail assisted Fontana deputies with the investigation. On Wednesday, July 31, 2019, Jose Vicente was contacted and arrested for PC288(a) Lewd Acts with a Child. Vicente was booked at Central Detention Center in San Bernardino with bail set at $350,000.
Jose Vicente has been a licensed foster parent in Fontana since 2007. He is scheduled to appear in San Bernardino Superior Court on August 12th at 8:30 a.m.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation, or other possible victims, should contact Detectives with the Crimes Against Children Detail at (909)387-3615.  Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463). 
Refer:                          Deputy Gerania Navarro, Crimes Against Children Detail
Station:                       Specialized Investigations Division 
Case No.                     031901668
Phone No.                   (909) 387-3615
John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

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