Marana crossing guard charged with sex crime

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Billy Cruz, 60 arrested for five charges of sexual exploitation of a minor. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department) Billy Cruz, 60 arrested for five charges of sexual exploitation of a minor. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)
MARANA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

A Marana crossing guard was arrested Friday on five counts of sexual exploitation of a minor, according to Pima County Sheriff's Department. 

PCSD said they received a tip that disturbing images were being uploaded from a Google account in Pima County.

Detectives immediately began an investigation and found that the account belonged to 60-year-old Billy Cruz, a crossing guard working for Marana Unified School District.

Detectives served a search warrant on Cruz and found files with images that depicted sexual images of a minor. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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