Orange County Man May be Sentenced to Life in Prison for Child Molestation

Posted By Attorney Robert M. Bernstein || 16-Aug-2012

A man who allegedly followed a 13-year-old girl and her 7-year-old sister into a park bathroom and fondled one of them has been charged with multiple counts of committing lewd acts on a child.

Frank Zsemlye allegedly pulled the 13-year-old girl into a stall and covered her mouth as he groped various parts of her body over her clothes. The victim managed to scream and Zsemlye attempted to flee. Bystanders chased him down, called 911 and flagged a police car. Zsemlye was arrested near the park by officers from the Anaheim Police Department.

Zsemlye has been charged with one count of lewd acts on a child under 14, one count of Forcible Lewd Acts on a Child under 14 and one count of Assault on a Minor with the Intent to Commit Lewd Acts on a Child under 14, with a sentencing enhancement allegation for Child Molestation committed in the commission of a Burglary. If convicted, Zsemlye could face from 15 years to a possible life in state prison.

If you, or someone you know has been charged with lewd acts on a child, forcible lewd acts on a child, child molestation, statutory rape, or any other type of sex crime, it is important to contact an experienced Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer who can aggressively fight for your rights.

Categories: Lewd Acts

Contact Our Firm

Have questions? Fill out the information below to receive an immediate response.

Submit Your Message
Los Angeles Criminal Defense Lawyer

Office Location:

Law Offices of Robert M. Bernstein
Los Angeles Criminal Defense Lawyer
9595 Wilshire Blvd.,
Suite 900,

Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Directions [+]
Local Phone: (310) 477-1480

Call for a free consultation

888.316.9513

Follow Us On:

The information on this website is for general information purposes only. Nothing on this site should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. This information is not intended to create, and receipt or viewing does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship.