Detectives from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Investigation Division have arrested 71-year-old Enrique Pina of Walnut Creek for numerous felony counts of child molestation, a sheriff’s office spokesman said in a written announcement.
Investigators following up on a report of the molestation of a minor child were able to confirm the victim’s account, according to sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee.
Pina was arrested Monday and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility on seven felony counts of child molestation. He is currently being held in lieu of $12,000,000 bail.
Pina is an employee at the Palmer School at 2740 Jones Road in unincorporated Walnut Creek, according to police. The victim in this case is not linked to the school. Anyone with information about Pina is asked to contact the Investigation Division at (925) 313-2600.
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