Lake Havasu man arrested in molestation case

Posted: Updated:

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. -- Police say a Lake Havasu City man
has been arrested on child molestation and sexual assault charges
involving a family member.

Police investigators say 42-year-old Salvador Castaneda Agosto
allegedly engaged in sexual relations with a female juvenile family
member on numerous occasions spanning a four-year period.

Police say Agosto's wife -- 34-year-old Maria Rodriguez -- was
arrested and charged with failure to report abuse.

Agosto and his wife were taken into custody Tuesday after a
three-month investigation by Lake Havasu City police.

They say Rodriguez pleaded guilty and has been given a 30-day
sentence in the Mohave County Jail.

Agosto is being held without bond and been remanded to the
custody of the Mohave County Sheriff's Office.

Police say additional charges may be brought against Agosto
through the County Attorney's Office once the case has been
(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)