Evans police officers were dispatched to 38th Street Monday afternoon for a reported sex assault. A 21-year-old man was arrested and booked into Weld County Jail for sexual assault on a child, according to the Evans Police Department. Naun Ernesto Joya-Valesquez is being held on suspicion of sexually assaulting an extended family member who is 6 years old.

The family told officers when they arrived that the suspect had left the home. Officers later found the suspect, Joya-Valesquez, in the area, Evans Police said.

Evans Police would not share further information about the exact relationship between Joya-Valesquez and the alleged victim.

Source: 9News Denver