Not guilty plea in child molestation case


A 36-year-old Aberdeen man pleaded not guilty Monday to charges he molested a 6-year-old girl.

Julian E. Vazquez-Castro is charged with first-degree child molestation in Grays Harbor Superior Court. He is accused of molesting the girl Nov. 8 during an incident the girl’s mother interrupted.

Vazquez-Castro is held in Grays Harbor County Jail with $50,000 bail and an immigration hold.