Sacto 9-1-1
April 26, 2013
Youth baseball team manager accused of child molestation

Kirk,+Daniel-42.jpgThe manager a youth baseball team in Sacramento has been arrested on suspicion of multiple counts of lewd acts and molesting a child.

Sacramento police announced that Daniel Kirk (pictured), 42, was taken into custody today after a warrant was issued by the Sacramento County District Attorney's Office.

A teenage victim reported that Kirk had sexually assaulted him multiple times over the past four years, according to a Police Department news release. At least one of the alleged assaults is believed to have occurred in Sacramento and other incidents may have occurred while the victim and suspect were together in another jurisdiction, police said.

Kirk is manager of a youth baseball team in Sacramento's north area, and police said detectives are looking for other possible victims who may have had inappropriate contact with Kirk.

Anyone with information pertaining to the investigation is asked to call the Police Department's dispatch center at (916) 264-5471 or Crime Alert at (916) 443-4357, or text a tip to 274637. Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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