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Kona Grand Jury Indicts Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting 6-Year-Old Child

By Tiffany DeMasters
December 14, 2021, 2:24 PM HST
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A Kona grand jury filed an indictment against a man accused of sexually assaulting a 6-year-old child.

On Tuesday, Dec. 14, Wayronn Carrasco-Rosalves was indicted on charges of third-degree sexual assault and third-degree solicitation of sexual assault.

According to charging documents, Carrasco-Rosalves allegedly sexually abused the child on about Aug. 12, 2020.

Additionally, the indictment indicates Carrasco-Rosalves did “knowingly command, encourage or request another person” to engage in sexual conduct with the same reported victim. This incident reportedly occurred on or about Aug. 22, 2020.

The charges leveled against Carrasco-Rosalves are both class C felonies.

Tiffany DeMasters
Tiffany DeMasters is a reporter for Big Island Now. Tiffany worked as the cops and courts reporter for West Hawaii Today from 2017 to 2019. She also contributed stories to Ke Ola Magazine and Honolulu Civil Beat.
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