OAK VIEW (CBSLA.com) — An Oak View man is behind bars after being accused of child molestation.
Officials say Steven Wayne Bower molested three girls on separate occasions while each was in his care.READ MORE: LAPD Officer Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Deceased Woman's Body To Stand Trial On Felony Charge
Bower was arrested Tuesday around 6:30 a.m. by sheriff’s deputies in Ventura County.READ MORE: Dodgers On Brink Of Elimination After Braves Rough Up Urías, Dominate In Game 4
Authorities said the victims were ages 6, 8 and 9.
Bower is in custody at the Ventura County Pre-Trial Detention Facility on $500,000 bail.MORE NEWS: Disappointed Dodgers Fans React To 9-2 Loss In Game 4 Of NLCS
The Sheriff’s Major Crimes Bureau believes there may be more victims and are asking potential witnesses or victims to contact Detective Randy Skaggs at (805) 384-4725.