Apache Junction man suspected of sexual conduct with minor

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APACHE JUNCTION, Ariz. (AP) - Apache Junction police have arrested a man on suspicion of sexual conduct with a minor and other related offenses.

Police said Thursday that they took 26-year-old Secundino Lizarraga into custody at his home after executing a search warrant.

The East Valley Tribune says the investigation stemmed from a complaint that Lizarraga had inappropriate contact with a 15-year-old girl in the Apache Junction area who was the daughter of a family friend. He and the girl allegedly were communicating by telephone and computer.

Police say Lizarraga also was arrested on suspicion of aggravated luring of a minor for sexual exploitation and sexual exploitation of a minor.

Lizarraga is being held in the Pinal County Detention Center in Florence. His bond hasn't been set yet.

Information from: East Valley Tribune,