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: Ontario Attorney Sagi Schwartzberg Facing Federal Child Porn Charge
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: Cal ISO Issues Flex Alert For Thursday Due To Heat Wave
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: Mandatory Evacuations Ordered For Residents Living Near 100-Acre King Fire In Lancaster
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.