A volunteer school aide was arrested in La Verne Thursday on suspicion of having unlawful sex with a 13-year-old pupil.
Anthony Michael Valdez, 21, of Ontario is being held on the charge of lewd act with a child under 14-years-old years old, La Verne Police Department said.
Bail for Valdez, who served as a volunteer aide at Ramona Middle School, was set at $100,000.
The victim, who is now 14 years old, alleged the unlawful sex began when she was 13-years-old and the suspect was 20, police said. It was also confirmed by investigators she was a pupil at the school at the time.
The investigation is ongoing, and it is currently unknown at this time if there are any additional victims.
Anyone with information regarding the case or with knowledge of other potential victims have been asked to contact Detective Laura Toscano La Verne Police Department.