Gypsum man accused of sex assault |

Gypsum man accused of sex assault

Dustin Racioppi
GYPSUM, CO Colorado
Special to the DailyEsteban Reyes Corral

GYPSUM ” Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 21-year-old man Tuesday for allegedly sexually assaulting a child, a press release from the Eagle County, Colorado Sheriff’s Office said.

Following a week-long investigation by the sheriff’s office, Esteban Reyes Corral, of Zacatecas, Mexico, was charged with alleged sexual assault by one in a position of trust, a Class 3 felony. Deputies began the investigation on Jan. 22 after receiving a call reporting Corral sexually assaulted an underage relative around Christmas.

Corral admitted to investigators he’s in the country illegally from Mexico. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has been notified of Corral’s status and a detainer is pending, the press release said.

Corral is being held on a $15,000 bond at Eagle County Detention Facility.

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