(KMOV)-- A man has been charged with sexually assaulting two young girls in University City.
Juan Garcia, 34, was charged with Statutory Sodomy in the First Degree and Child Molestation in the First Degree.
Authorities said two young sisters, ages 8 and 6 years old, were playing outside around 7:30 p.m. Monday in the 8300 block of Delmar when they were allegedly sexually assaulted by Garcia. One of the young girls was treated and released from an area hospital. The second girl did not require medical treatment.
Bond has been set in the amount of $150,000 cash only. The Department of Immigration and Custom Enforcement was notified as Garcia's citizenship status could not be verified.
Anyone else has any information about similar incidents involving Garcia is asked to contact the University City Police at 314-725-2211 or Crime Stoppers at 866-371-TIPS.