Coralville man arrested after 14-year-old runaway found
Written by Eric Page, Assistant News Director - email
Juan Sixto De La Cruz
CORALVILLE (KWWL) -
A Coralville man was arrested on Tuesday after officers found a 14-year-old runaway from Michigan in his apartment.
Officers executed a search warrant at 110 1st Street #5 at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday after receiving information that a 14-year-old girl, who reportedly ran away from Detroit in January, was staying there.
Officers say they found the girl and 20-year-old Juan Sixto De La Cruz in the apartment.
According to officers, the girl said that she had sex with De La Cruz at least five times.
De La Cruz is charged with third degree sexual abuse and harboring a runaway against the wishes of the parent.
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