TV host accused of child sex abuse faces new charges
A local television host faces new sexual assault charges.
Elpidio “Juan” Contreras, the host of a music show on Spanish-language WJYS for the past 15 years, appeared in bond court Friday.
He was charged earlier this month with inappropriately touching an 11-year-old girl and taking pictures of her topless.
Now, a second person’s has come forward, claiming she was 8 years old when contreras allegedly pulled down her pants and took pictures of her, fondling her before giving her money.
Contreras will be in court again on June 20.