A Rogers man is behind bars after police say he sexually assaulted a young girl.
Jose Hernandez-Ortiz, 42, was arrested Monday on suspicion of second-degree sexual assault. He remained Tuesday in the Benton County Jail awaiting a bond hearing, according to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office.
The Rogers Police Department began investigating Hernandez-Ortiz Dec. 30 following allegations he had inappropriate physical and sexual contact with a four-year-old girl. Detectives arrested Hernandez-Ortiz following the investigation, police said.