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Raleigh Man Accused of Child Sex Abuse

Posted December 10, 2007
Updated December 11, 2007

— A Raleigh man is facing charges in connection with sexual child abuse.

Jesus Espinoza-Valenzuela, 31, was arrested Monday. He is accused of abusing a 9-year-old between 2004 and 2007.

Espinoza-Valenzuela faces two counts of first-degree statutory sexual offense and one count of statutory rape, police said.

He was being held Monday afternoon at the Wake County jail on $1.5 million bond.