Elderly Man Arrested for Child Molestation
Source: Santa Maria Police Department
Santa Maria Police Detectives have been conducting an investigation that culminated in the arrest of Benjamin Hernandez, an 80 year old resident of Santa Maria, for child molestation.
Due to the nature of the charges, SMPD Detectives are asking anyone who has information on this crime, or any other potential victims, contact Detective Murillo at (805) 928-3781 x 2139.
Additionally, callers can call the SMPD Tip Line at (805) 928-3781 x COPS (2677)