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Man arrested after allegedly attempting to sexually assault a child in Aurora

Posted at 4:25 PM, Aug 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-29 19:15:30-04

AURORA — A 42-year old man who worked as a gardener in Denver and across numerous other counties in Colorado is facing charges of internet luring of a child, internet sexual exploitation of a child and attempted sex assault of a child, according to the Aurora police.

Israel Martinez -Santiago, allegedly had inappropriate conversations with a young girl. The Aurora police say Martinez was arrested after setting up a meeting with a person who he believed to be the girl.

The Aurora police are asking any other potential victims to please come forward. You can contact detective T. McGinty at