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Juan Carlos Gonzalez Diaz, 26, of Edinburgh
Juan Carlos Gonzalez Diaz, 26, of Edinburgh

EDINBURGH, Ind. — Edinburgh authorities are seeking the public's help in finding a man accused of molesting an 11-year-old girl.

Juan Carlos Gonzalez Diaz, 26, is wanted on a Johnson County warrant charging child molesting, a Class B felony.

He allegedly molested the girl June 25 in his vehicle near the child's home. The girl was acquainted with Diaz, authorities said.

Diaz's vehicle was found in Taylorsville after he made statements about returning to Mexico, authorities said.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477 or 800-222-8477. Tips can also be sent by text message that includes "INDYCS" and the tip to 274637. Anonymous tips can also be submitted at

Crime Stoppers will keep tipsters' information anonymous. Anyone who provides information may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 if the information leads to a felony arrest. Only tips submitted directly and anonymously to crime stoppers are eligible for the cash reward.

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