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Burbank minor accused of molesting 4-year-old boy in parent's care

Wednesday, November 07, 2012
A map indicates the location where authorities say a 14-year-old boy allegedly sexually abused a 4-year-old male toddler.  He was detained on suspicion of sexual abuse of a minor on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012.

A map indicates the location where authorities say a 14-year-old boy allegedly sexually abused a 4-year-old male toddler. He was detained on suspicion of sexual abuse of a minor on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. (KABC Photo / Google Maps)

A 14-year-old boy has been detained on charges that he sexually abused a 4-year-old boy who was in his parent's care.

The alleged sexual abuse happened at the Mejia Family Day Care located on the 2100 block of Pepper Street in Burbank.

According to police, the son of the day care operator abused the 4-year-old male toddler at the facility.

The investigation is ongoing. Burbank police say investigators are conducting a full review of the day care business.

The suspect, whose identity was not released, is currently being held at the Sylmar Juvenile Hall on suspicion of sexual abuse of a minor.

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