YORBA LINDA (CBSLA.com) — Officials are seeking the public’s help in identifying additional victims of an Orange County nursing home employee charged with sexually assaulting a 69-year-old disabled woman.
David Moreno, 28, has been charged with one felony count each of sexual battery on an institutionalized victim and sexual penetration by foreign object of an incompetent victim, the Brea Police Department said.READ MORE: Skipping The Line For A Price: Disney Debuts New Genie Plus Service
Moreno, who was a maintenance worker at Emeritus Senior Living in Yorba Linda, allegedly entered the victim’s room between June 1 and July 24 and sexually assaulted her leaving behind physical evidence, according to officials.
The victim was suffering from dementia.READ MORE: Two More Chargers Added To COVID List
Investigators believe there may be additional victims.
Moreno faces a maximum sentence of eight years in state prison and lifetime sex offender registration if convicted.MORE NEWS: Report: Leaking California Oil Pipe's Safeguards Not Fully Working
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Det. Dave Wearp at (714) 671-4438 or Supervising District Attorney Investigator Anthony Sosnowski at (714) 347-8794.