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Saturday, July 25, 2009

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Los Angeles:  On Wednesday, July 22, 2009, LAPD’s Sexual Assault Detail officers arrested 49 year-old Jorge Amilcar Pavon for committing Lewd Acts upon a Child under 14 years of age.  

Pavon who has performed maintenance in over twenty apartment buildings containing over five hundred units in the Hollywood area, has been arrested for sexually assaulting a 9 year-old female.

The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) is releasing Pavon’s photo in the event there are additional female juvenile victims that have not yet come forward.  

Pavon is being held without bail and is also awaiting immigration proceedings.  



Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Operation West Bureau Sexual Assault Detail Officers Judit Castellanos or Justin Malcuit at 213-473-0404. During off-hours, calls may be directed to a 24-hour, toll-free number at 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (527-3247).  Callers may also text “Crimes” with a cell phone or log on to www.lapdonline.org and click on Web tips. When using a cell phone, all messages should begin with “LAPD.”  Tipsters may remain anonymous.