Police Make Arrest In Sexual Assault Case

Mark Garcia

Police have made an arrest in a sexual assault that occurred June 19 at Hill Side Community Center in Colorado Springs.

On June 19 around 2 in the afternoon, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Dept. were called out to the Hill Side Community Center to investigate reports of a sexual assault.

According to reports, a woman said she was walking in the area of Hancock and Fountain when she was attacked by a man.

The man reportedly hit her head and drug her into the creek area. That's when she said he sexually assaulted her and then took off on foot.

Today, June 24, Colorado Springs Police notified us that Mark Terry Garcia, 47, was arrested and charged with sexual assault following an investigation into the incident.