MARIETTA, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - A man living in the United States illegally was arrested in Cobb County on molestation charges.
Cesar Chavez was charged with false imprisonment and child molestation.
Marietta police said Chavez followed a girl home from a park and then attacked her. The incident happened on the Fourth of July at Ron Francis Park on Grambling Street. Police said Chavez followed the 12-year-old girl from the park, first holding her hand, and then hugging her tight before pinning her against a car.
The girl told officers she tried to get away and screamed until her younger brother heard.
Chavez was being held at the jail by ICE. Officials said he is in the country illegally from Guatemala.