MORGAN HILL -- Prosecutors filed eight child molestation charges involving four children against a 65-year-old Morgan Hill man who was arrested on Thursday, according to police.
The Morgan Hill Police Department announced that an investigation into Miguel Saucedo Delgado was launched after victims told police that he had molested them when they were between the ages of 5 and 13. At the time of the alleged crimes, the victims lived in Morgan Hill. Three of the victims were still juveniles when the crimes were reported.
On Thursday, police served a search warrant at Delgado's home and collected evidence, although the suspect was not home at the time. He was contacted after the search and turned himself in at the police station, and was booked into Santa Clara County Jail on eight counts of child molestation with a special circumstance of multiple victims. He is being held on $500,000 bail.
Anyone with information about these crimes, or who may also have been molested by Delgado, is asked to contact Morgan Hill police at 408-779-2101 or the anonymous tip line at 408-947-7867.
Contact Eric Kurhi at 408-920-5852. Follow him at Twitter.com/erickurhi.