Man held in sexual
assault on a child
Alcohol allegedly used to lure boy
San Diego-Union Tribune, CA
July 18, 2007
A 13-year-old boy was sexually assaulted near a Poway middle school Monday after a homeless man lured him with alcohol to a hillside encampment, sheriff’s officials said yesterday.
Jesus Mora Nava
Jesus Mora Nava, 30, was arrested hours later after a short pursuit by deputies and booked into jail on suspicion of several child molestation charges.
Nava is being held without bail. He also is being detained on federal immigration violations.
The boy told sheriff's investigators that he was west of Meadowbrook Middle School when Nava approached him Monday afternoon.
Nava promised the boy alcohol and led him to a nearby hillside, where it appeared Nava had been camping out, sheriff's Capt. Glenn Revell said.
Investigators said Nava gave the boy a drink before sexually assaulting him....
Nava was arrested after a short chase. Nava also has been arrested for public intoxication.