A Sierra Vista man accused of molesting a girl was arrested Tuesday afternoon, officials say.

Michael Harman, 41, faces charges of molestation of a child and continuous sexual abuse of a child, according to the Sierra Vista Police Department.

On Monday, someone close to the situation reported that the girl was being molested.

Detectives later discovered prior incidents occurred this year between April and September, a police news release said.

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Officers executed a search warrant at Harman's home in the 800 block of North Lenzner Avenue and later booked him into the Cochise County Jail. He remains without bond.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Detective Justin Dannels at 520-803-3555.

Contact Star reporter Shaq Davis at 573-4218 or sdavis@tucson.com

On Twitter: @ShaqDavis1


Shaq is a public safety reporter and the Road Runner columnist, keeping readers up to date on transportation news. In 2017, he started as an apprentice and later worked part-time until graduating from the UA and being offered a full-time position in 2018.