Riverside Deputy Charged With Attack On Teen

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP)- A Riverside County sheriff's deputy has pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl.

Raymond Vidales, 44, was arrested Friday and entered pleas in Superior Court to five counts of sexual battery, child molestation and rape with a foreign object.

Vidales was freed on $100,000 bail.

Prosecutors contend Vidales, a 22-year veteran of the Sheriff's
Department, assaulted the girl in November 2005 in Perris while he was off duty. Sheriff's Sgt. Dean Spivacke says Vidales was having a relationship with the teen's mother at the time.

Authorities said the teen reported the incident last month.

Vidales has been placed on paid leave pending the outcome of the
Information from: The Press-Enterprise, http://www.pe.com

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

AP-NY-06-28-08 1234EDT

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